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Russian troops deployed to Timbuktu following the French withdrawal

A Mali army spokesman stated that Russian troops had deployed to Timbuktu following the withdrawal of French troops from the country last month. The Russian soldiers will train Malian forces in their fight against jihadist terrorists in the country. This event took place on 01/06/2022 at the following location: Timbuktu, Mali.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Military Deployment

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Devdiscourse