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France announces Mali withdrawal after 10-year jihadist fight

By France24
18 February 2022   |   3:11 pm
France announces Mali withdrawal after decade-long jihadist fight. PARIS: France announced on Thursday that it was withdrawing its troops from Mali after a breakdown in relations with the country's ruling junta, ending a near 10-year deployment against jihadist groups that pose a growing threat in West Africa.

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