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Mali's President Amadou Toumani Touré: "Africa will have its chance" | by European Parliament
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Mali's President Amadou Toumani Touré: "Africa will have its chance"

"Demography, raw materials, and our people will certainly give us one day our luck," said Amadou Toumani Toure, President of Mali, on Tuesday when he addressed the European Parliament in Strasbourg. His visit touched on routes out of poverty, immigration, the potential of the African continent and the importance of cooperation with Europe. "Europe is not far from us" and "now serves as a school for the African Union", said the President.

 

Read more: www.europarl.europa.eu/news/public/story_page/030-81056-2...

 

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Taken on September 7, 2010