French forces 'neutralise' leading jihadist in Mali


France’s Barkhane force 'neutralised' Bah ag Moussa on Tuesday in an operation involving ground troops and helicopters, defence minister Parly said in a statement on Friday.

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French troops have killed a senior leader of al Qaeda’s North Africa wing during an operation in northeastern Mali, defence minister Florence Parly announced Friday hailing “a major success in the fight against terrorism”, reports RFI