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'We need to talk about Mali'

Who is Macky Sall, what exactly is going on in Mali, and why might Obama's healthcare act get thrown out? All this and more in today's international papers.

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In Senegal, L'Observateur explains why Macky Sall did so well - and Le Soleil takes a look at just who he is.

Jeune Afrique focuses on Mali, and the risk of al Qaeda profiting from the coup there - while The Independent says the international community that deposed Gaddafi needs to take responsibility for the regional consequences.

The New York Times looks at the lobby groups trying to get Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act thrown out, while the Washington Post explains why they want to do so.

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