US News The leader of the Islamic state in Greater Sahara was shot down, says the Elysee
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France-Sahel: the leader of the Islamic State group in Grand Sahara was shot down, says the Elysee
Paris (Reuters) - Adnan Abu Walid Al Sahraoui, Head of the Islamic State Group at Grand Sahara was shot down by the French forces, announced Thursday the French Presidency on Twitter.
"This is a major major success in the fight we are running against terrorist groups at the Sahel," Emmanuel Macron tweeted.
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Adnan Abu Walid Al Sahraoui was the historic leader of the jihadist fight and the branch of The EI in Sahel, he was responsible for deadly attacks in Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso, aimed at civilian populations and security forces in the region.
The organization had targeted American soldiers in a deadly attack in 2017. On August 9, 2020, in Niger, Adnan Abu Walid Al Sahraoui had personally ordered the assassination of six French humanitarian workers and their guide and Nigerian driver.
Emmanuel Macron announced in June the next end of Operation Barkhane, where the French troops undertaken since 2013 in the fight against jihadist groups will give way to an "international coalition" whose composition remains to be determined.
(Reporting Camille Raynaud with Elizabeth Pineau)
Emmanuel Macron receives Harkis at the Elysée to "open the repair site" .
© Copyright 2021, Obs Emmanuel Macron chairs this Monday 20 September in the morning a reception dedicated to Harkis, to "take a new step Towards the recognition of the state responsibility in the suffering of these veterans alongside the French army during the Algerian war. were invited to the Elysee some 300 people: Harkis, which are now very elderly, sixty years after the end of the conflict, but also their descendants, officials of associations and personalities.