Malian Army arrests 3 suspected European terrorists.
Written by News Room on April 13, 2022
Malian Armed Forces have arrested three suspected European jihadists during an anti-terror operation.
The army of the crisis-torn West African state announced late Tuesday that the arrests were made over the weekend in the central city of Diabaly.
Several armed groups were active in Mali, some have sworn allegiance to the terrorist groups, Islamic State or al-Qaeda.
The country with 21 million inhabitants has been ruled by a military junta for almost a year.
Mali’s transitional government did not want to hold democratic elections for up to five years and maintained close relations with Russia, including the mercenary group, Wagner.