Le Monde, August 20: coup in Mali

Le Monde, August 20: coup in Mali

The main highlight of this Thursday, August 20, edition of Le Monde is the ongoing coup d’état in Mali. President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was forced to resign after six months in the government. He was illegally detained. together with the Prime Minister, Boubou Cissé. France is following the crisis on the African continent with concern.

On the resumption after the most difficult days of the Coronavirus pandemic, the newspaper talks about pediatricians’ warning about the fear of children around schools.

The sporting highlight goes to PSG, who face Bayer Munich in the Champions League final.