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World Bank pauses Mali payments after coup as leader warns against sanctionsBAMAKO () The World Bank said on Friday it had temporarily paused payments to operations in Mali following a military coup, while the man expected to become the new prime minister warned sanctions would only complicate the country crisis. The Bank actions add to pressure on Mali military leadership after chief security ally France announced on Thursday it was suspending joint operations with Malian troops in order to press for a return to civilian rule. The military overthrow of Mali transitional president last week, its second coup in nine months, has drawn international condemnation and raised fears the political crisis will weaken regional efforts to fight Islamist militants.3 Year Old to Play at Carnegie Hall After Becoming Youngest Elite International Music Competition WinnerBrigitte Xie, 3, will be one of the youngest people to ever perform at Carnegie Hall in New York. The performance: The young pianist from Ridgefield, Conn., became the youngest first place winner of the Elite International Music Competition earlier this spring, hermes hac replica
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