Heat oven to 350 degrees. Arrange baguette slices on cookie sheet and toast one side 5 minutes. Turn slices, brush with 1/2 tablespoon olive oil, and bake 5 minutes.
Combine cherries, cilantro, sweet pepper, green onions, lime juice, lime peel, garlic salt, pepper, and remaining olive oil; mix well.
Top each baguette with thin slice cheese, 1 tablespoon cherry mixture, and sprinkle of basil. Serve warm or cold.