Malian women flock the central market in Gao, Northern Mali, Wednesday Jan. 30, 2013. The mission by French troops scored another success in its effort to dislodge the al-Qaida-linked

 

              Malian women flock the central market in Gao, Northern Mali, Wednesday Jan. 30, 2013.  The mission by French troops scored another success in its effort to dislodge the al-Qaida-linked
Malian women flock the central market in Gao, Northern Mali, Wednesday Jan. 30, 2013. The mission by French troops scored another success in its effort to dislodge the al-Qaida-linked militants from northern Mali, and freed from Islamic rule over the weekend, women started coming out wearing bright colors, makeup and jewels, after 10 month of black veils and sharia laws. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)