France kills senior Islamist leader in Sahel, vows to fight on
By - pantangeli
Way to go France.
France has been busy in the Sahel.
This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-sahel/france-kills-senior-islamist-leader-in-sahel-vows-to-fight-on-idUSKCN2DN1N3) reduced by 78%. (I'm a bot)
> 3 Min Read.PARIS -French forces killed an al Qaeda leader during an operation in the Sahel region of Africa, France's armed forces minister said on Friday, vowing to keep a substantial military presence in the region a day after President Emmanuel Macron ordered a draw-down.
> 25% to 50% PCT TROOP REDUCTION.Parly was speaking after Macron said his country's operation battling Islamist militants in Sahel would come to an end with troops now operating as part of broader international efforts in the region.
> "France remains committed in the Sahel. France's military engagement will remain very significant," she said, declining to give details on the troop reductions.
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Took that freedom fries crack seriously good