FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘A disgrace’: France’s Macron slams Malian PM’s ‘abandonment’ remarks • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description.
French President Emmanuel #Macron has lashed out at #Mali’s Prime Minister Choguel Kokalla Maiga, calling his claim that #Paris abandoned #Bamako by deciding to cut back it counter-#terrorism operations in the country “a #disgrace.” #Tensions between France and Mali have risen since it emerged that the former French colony, where France intervened militarily in 2013 to help defeat a jihadist insurgency, is in talks with Russian mercenaries about taking over part of the anti-terrorism fight. FRANCE 24’s International Affairs Editor Armen Georgian tells us more.
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