Barkhane drawdown: Timbuktu fears jihadists return after French base closure • FRANCE 24 English

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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Barkhane drawdown: Timbuktu fears jihadists return after French base closure • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description.

#France has handed back control of the Tessalit base to the Malian army on Tuesday, part of plans to reorganise French forces deployed in the restive Sahel region under “Operation #Barkhane”. While their departure was welcomed by the inhabitants of this part of the country, it is feared by those who live under direct threat from the #jihadists, as in #Timbuktu.

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