French military says 24 jihadists killed in northern Mali operation that killed French soldier

November 8, 2014 1:00 PM

13 0

BAMAKO, Mali – The French military says 24 jihadists were killed in a recent operation carried out in northern Mali that left one French soldier dead.

A news release from Operation Barkhane said Saturday that two other extremists had been captured during the offensive carried out in the region of Kidal.

Also read: Pentagon investigating troubling questions after deadly Niger ambush

Read more

To category page