A Malian Army soldier is seen in Sevare in May 2018. Photo: AFP
A Malian Army soldier is seen in Sevare in May 2018. Photo: AFP
Africa

Mali junta says thwarted ‘Western-backed’ countercoup attempt

  • The interim government said the foiled putsch took place last week, but did not provide any details or evidence
  • The accusation marks a fresh low between Mali and its old international allies