Malian And French Troops Continue Islamist Offensive

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A Malian man wears a French and a Malian flag on his head and a lapel... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Adult,Africa,Badge,Bamako,Civilian,Conflict,Effigy,Extreme Close-Up,Flag,French Culture,Horizontal,Joy,Lapel,Mali,Market,Men,National Flag,People,Smiling,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Malian man wears a French and a Malian flag on his head and a lapel pin reading 'Francois Hollande, Thank You' at a market in Bamako, on January 19, 2013. Meanwhile West African leaders sought urgent UN aid for a regional force to fight Islamists in Mali as President Francois Hollande said French troops would remain as long as needed to stamp out 'terrorism'. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should read ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)