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A Malian soldier asks journalists to leave a destroyed area on... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Army,Army Soldier,Conflict,French Culture,Geographical Locations,Horizontal,Islam,Journalist,Leaving,Mali,Ruined,TownPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Malian soldier asks journalists to leave a destroyed area on January 26, 2013 in the key central town of Konna controled by French and Malian army since last week after being taken last January 11 by Islamist groups. French and Malian troops pushed north towards the key Islamist strongholds in northern Mali today, as west African defence chiefs gathered in Ivory Coast to review plans to deploy a regional intervention force. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)