In Mali, transitional president Assimi Goïta was the goal of an assault. He was not injured. The knife assault occurred throughout the Muslim ceremony of Eid al-Adha at the Grand Mosque in Bamako.
The celebrations of this Tabaski (Aïd el-Kébir) had been difficult in Mali. Sheep sacrifice is getting an increasing number of costly: 30% enhance in the value of an animal this 12 months. Add to that the conflict and the well being disaster that make animals uncommon.