Macron announces 33 jihadists killed in Mali by French army


French President Emmanuel Macron, visiting Ivory Coast, said French troops killed 33 jihadists early Saturday in an operation in Mali's Mopti region, when one person was taken prisoner and two Malian gendarmes held hostage were freed.

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French forces have killed 33 jihadist militants in an operation in Mali, according to President Emmanuel Macron, reports BBC News.