A UN mission aims to stabilize situation in Mali

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Mr. Tiéman Coulibaly, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Mali. UN Photo/JC McIlwaine

Hopes for resolving the ongoing political crisis in Mali have been raised with the establishment of a United Nations mission that is expected to take over from African troops in the country.

In a unanimous vote on Thursday, the Security Council decided to establish the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA).

Derrick Mbatha reports.

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