Timbuktu delights in extremists’ exodus
Residents recall acts of defiance, punishment
Posted: February 17, 2013 at 4:27 a.m.
There were public protests and whispers of secret love affairs. Heroes of resistance everywhere: the female fishmonger who angrily knocked down one of the occupiers, the imam who sent them away from his mosque, the elderly sheep trader beaten for complaining about their ill treatment of others.
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Front Section, Pages 3 on 02/17/2013