The United Nations Security Council is holding an emergency meeting on Mali Tuesday, as military coup leaders remain in power and West African nations levy sanctions on the country.
Malians queued to withdraw money from banks in the capital Bamako, April 3, 2012, after neighboring countries including Ivory Coast and Niger launched trade and diplomatic sanctions. (Reuters)
Coup leader Capt. Amadou Haya Sanogo, center, with Burkina Faso Foreign Affairs Minister Djibril Bassole (left) addresses the press at junta headquarters in Kati, outside Bamako, Mali, April 1, 2012. The leader of Mali's recent coup says he is reinstating
Malian junta soldiers stand guard at their headquarters in Kati, outside Bamako, Mali, April 1, 2012. (Reuters)