France and Mali Consolidate Gains

Author:
AlJazeera English
Publisher:
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
22 January 2013
Tags:
Mali, Arms and Military Affairs, Europe and Africa, Aid and Assistance

The United States, along with Britain and France, are helping to transport French trroops and equipment to Mali. In central Mali, French and government troops are consolidating their hold on towns recaptured from the rebels in recent days.