Rebels Accuse French of Killing Civilians



Publisher:
Al Jazeera
Publication Date:
12 January 2013
Tags:
Mali, Arms and Military Affairs, Europe and Africa

Al Jazeera has spoken to a spokesperson for Ansar Dine, who denies that his group is linked to al-Qaeda, and says most of those killed in the attack on Konna were innocent civilians.

Also on the situation in Mali, Darren Jordan interviews Sylvain Touati, a political analyst and associate fellow at the French Institute of International Relations.




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