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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Photos of the Day: Jan. 24, 2013

Malian troops man an observation post outside Sevare, some 400 miles north of Mali's capital Bamako Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. One wing of Mali's Ansar Dine rebel group has split off to create its own movement, saying that they want to negotiate a solution to the crisis in Mali, in a declaration that indicates at least some of the members of the al-Qaida-linked group are searching for a way out of the extremist movement in the wake of French airstrikes.