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New leader promises to unite Malians

Newly elected President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita says he will bring together all his people to build true democracy.

Last Modified: 22 Aug 2013 09:16
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The winner of Mali’s Presidential election has promised that he will work to bring together all his people to build a true democracy.

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was confirmed as the next leader of Mali by the constitutional court in Bamako on Wednesday.

Keita will be sworn in as President at the start of next month.

Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

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