A man walks openly while holding a radio and watched by others, in a street in Timbuktu, Thursday Jan. 31, 2013. Many things have changed in Timbuktu since the Islamic militants ceased

 

              A man walks openly while holding a radio and watched by others, in a street in Timbuktu, Thursday Jan. 31, 2013. Many things have changed in Timbuktu since the Islamic militants ceased
A man walks openly while holding a radio and watched by others, in a street in Timbuktu, Thursday Jan. 31, 2013. Many things have changed in Timbuktu since the Islamic militants ceased to enforce their law and relinquished power to French special forces who parachuted in several days ago and liberated this storied city, and now there is a growing sense of freedom. (AP Photo/Harouna Traore)