Macron: French military’s African Sahel presence will not change by this summer

PUBLISHED: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 12:10:36 GMT
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PARIS, Feb 16 (Reuters) – France’s military presence in Africa’s Sahel region will not change by this summer, although France will consider its presence in the area beyond the summer, President Emmanuel Macron told reporters at a conference on Tuesday. (Reporting by Michel Rose; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta)

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