Timbuktu

First commercial flight for 9 years lands at Timbuktu in Mali

First commercial flight for 9 years lands at Timbuktu in Mali

A commercial flight landed in Timbuktu on Monday for the first time since jihadists captured the fabled Malian city in 2012, launching a new link for local airline Sky Mali. Carrying a delegation including two ministers, the plane landed after making the 700-kilometre (435-mile) journey from the capital Bamako via the central city Mopti in […]