Information Morning - Cape Breton | Dec 19, 2012 | 9:51

Cape Breton Timbuktu Family

Last year, Miranda Dodd was in Timbuktu, living with her four-year-old son, husband Shindouk, and his large extended Tuareg family. Due to political unrest, the family left the troubled land of Mali to make a new home in Whycocomagh. We get an update on their situation. (runs 9:51 December 18, 2012)

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