Mali has sworn in an interim president tasked with organizing new elections and fighting Tuareg rebels and Islamist militants.
Parliamentary head Dioncounda Traore is sworn in as interim president at a ceremony in Bamako, Mali, April 12, 2012. (AP)
Malian Interim President Dioncounda Traore, center left, is congratulated by coup leader Amadou Haya Sanogo after being sworn in. (AP)
Mali's Interim President Dioncounda Traore, second from right, stands facing a Malian army flag during his swearing in ceremony. (AP)
People from Mali's north chant during a rally in Bamako in opposition to a partitioned nation, April 10, 2012. (AP)