Mali's government presents treason case against former president

By Reuters | Sat, 28 Dec 2013 00:21 AM

By Adama Diarra

BAMAKO, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Mali's government said on Friday it had presented to the country's highest court a case for high treason against former President Amadou Toumani Toure, who was toppled in a coup d'etat last year.

A communique from the prime minister's office said the case before the National Assembly accused Toure of failing in his duty as commander of Mali's armed forces to...

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