West African soldiers from Togo were the first contingent of West African troops brought to Mali to helpfight jihadist insurgents in control of the north of the country.
West African soldiers from Togo were the first contingent of West African troops brought to Mali to helpfight jihadist insurgents in control of the north of the country. AP
West African soldiers from Togo were the first contingent of West African troops brought to Mali to helpfight jihadist insurgents in control of the north of the country. AP

Islamists retreat without fight from towns in central Mali as French continue to deploy

January 18, 2013 06:39 PM

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