France to draw down Sahel operation, incorporate it into broader mission

PUBLISHED: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:27:34 GMT


PARIS, June 10 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that France’s counter-terrorism operation in West Africa would come to an end and be incorporated into a broader international mission.

Macron told a news conference he would finalise details by the end of June. (Reporting by John Irish Editing by Gareth Jones)

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