French Soldiers Regain Control in Malian Cities


Youths celebrate witht the French flag on January 29, 2013 in... ニュース写真お祝い,アフリカ,オートバイ,ガオ地方,ガオ市,サングラス,ニジェール,フランス文化,マリ,マリ北部紛争 - 2012-2013年,世界の国旗,人の腕,人体部位,入る,北,喜び,四肢,対立,建物入口,戦争,手足,旗,横位置,民間人,町,笑顔,腕を上げる,親指を立てる,解放する,道路,都市,陸軍Photographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPYouths celebrate witht the French flag on January 29, 2013 in Ansongo, a town south of the northern Malian city of Gao, as Niger troops enter the city. Troops from Niger and Mali on january 29 entered Ansongo, which along with Gao was recaptured by French-led soldiers over the weekend in a lightning offensive against radicals holding Mali's north. So far, just 2,000 African troops have been sent to Mali or neighboring Niger, many of them from Chad, to boost the French-led offensive which began on January 11 and led to the recapture of several towns, including Ansongo. AFP PHOTO / KAMBOU SIA (Photo credit should read KAMBOU SIA/AFP/Getty Images)