Conflict Continues In Mali With Islamist Rebels


Malian police patrols on January 13, 2013 in Bamako as African... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Activity,Armed Forces,Assistance,Bamako,Conflict,Day,Day 3,French Culture,Game Changer,Horizontal,Islam,Mali,Militant Groups,Motion,Patriotism,Police Force,Rebellion,Religion,Ruined,Urgency,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPMalian police patrols on January 13, 2013 in Bamako as African nations rushed today to deploy a 3,300-strong force aimed at helping Mali retake its Islamist-controlled north and French jets destroyed Islamist targets, forcing insurgents to retreat on the third day of a game-changing intervention that has been met with relief by the population and spurred the region into action. AFP PHOTO / ISSOUF SANOGO (Photo credit should read ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images)