The insurgents led by Colonel Goita obtained the departure of the transitional authorities.
“The international community can take sanctions without major impact [sur les putschistes]. It is people who suffer,” On Monday, May 24, Youssouf Coulibaly, the legal adviser to Colonel Asimi Gota, who was responsible for the turmoil at the Masbon summit, frankly asserted.By arresting Transitional President Bah N’Daw, his Prime Minister Moctar Ouane and three collaborators, the mutineers achieved “Coup d’etat internal coup” In the words of French President Emmanuel Macron. Because these soldiers are the same soldiers who swept the power of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (known as “IBK”) in August 2020. Has been led by Colonel Goita.
At the end of the emergency meeting on Wednesday, June 26, the UN Security Council “Strongly condemn the arrest” authorities.Council members urged that the incident did not initiate a coup or announce any measures, but did not urge military “Immediately return to their barracks”, And then demanded that the civil transition be resumed immediately. To get it back on track, a delegation from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) led by Nigeria’s former President Goodluck Jonathan arrived in Bamako on Tuesday.
If the mediation is unsuccessful, “We will sanction all those who prevent the development of the transition process”Warned the French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (Jean-Yves Le Drian).The United States has announced the suspension of aid to Malian troops and is counting “Research on targeted measures” Oppose the disruptors of transformation. Currently, the pressure has no effect on the coup d’etatists.
President Barnard (Bah N’Daw) and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane (Moctar Ouane) have resigned. According to AFP citing military sources, they were released by the military government on Thursday morning after they were detained for three days in the Katy military camp, 17 kilometers north of Bamako. After meeting with Colonel Gotta, members of the ECOWAS delegation went there to meet the prisoners. Several military and diplomatic sources said that President Bach Nardo and his prime minister Moctar Ouane have resigned. “Negotiations on the release and establishment of a new government are ongoing”Baba Cissé, another adviser to Assimi Goïta, said Wednesday. after that?
In order to comply with the transitional charter, Mali’s presidential and legislative elections should be organized within nine months. But the military does not seem to adhere to this timetable: “After eighteen months, it will be up to the people to decide whether to continue.”, Youssouf Coulibaly said.According to him, the first year and a half was imposed by the international community, and the rebels believed “I would rather live for two or three years” After the overthrow of “IBK”, there is time to rebuild the foundation of the electoral system to avoid voting “Full of fraud and scars.” In April 2020, it was the controversial result of the legislative election that triggered the anger of Malians, who took to the streets in large numbers to demand the resignation of the head of state.