French President Set To Visit Mali On Saturday

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Updated February 1, 2013

French President Francois Hollande will  be visit Mali on Saturday. 

Hollande, who sent French troops to repel an advance by Islamist rebels in West African’s former colony, will be accompanied by his ministers for defense, foreign affairs and development, his office said in a statement that gave no further details.

France’s Liberation newspaper reported earlier that Hollande would travel to Mali on Friday night.