France to Send Drones to Mali As Jihadists Flock to North


France is reportedly planning to move two surveillance drones to west Africa before the end of the year.
  • Mali:  France to Send in Drones - Report

    Radio France Internationale, 23 October 2012

    France is to send surveillance drones to back up west African intervention in northern Mali and is meeting top US diplomats in Paris this week to discuss the fighting the Islamist... read more »

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The Azawad region in northern Mali.

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