A delegation from an Islamist extremist group controlling northern Mali is in Burkina Faso for talks with mediator President Blaise Compaore. Alghabass Ag Intalla, a top official of the radical group Ansare Dine, said Saturday that he is in Ouagadougou as the head of a delegation meeting with Compaore, who has been appointed by the Economic Community of West African States to mediate in the Mali crisis.
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