10 November 2020 |
Mali’s President Amadou Toumani Toure delivers a speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg September 7, 2010. REUTERS/JEAN-MARC LOOS
Mali’s former president Amadou Toumani Toure, who led the Sahel nation for 10 years before being ousted in a coup, has died in Turkey aged 72, a family member and a doctor said on Tuesday.
“Amadou Toumani Toure died during the night of Monday to Tuesday in Turkey,” where he had been taken for health reasons, his nephew Oumar Toure told AFP.
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