Home central and west africa diplomacy WEST AFRICA 06/11/2019 High-stakes Sahel visit for Florence Parly On 4 November, the French armed forces minister Florence Parly embarked on a trip to the Sahel with France forced into reviewing its strategy in the region. [...] (385 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles SENEGAL Business 02/06/2020 Nexeya and Leonardo face stiff competition as Rear Admiral Diagne retires MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project Access the free section On the same subject SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA 04/05/2020 Barkhane: General Marc Conruyt to take over from Pascal Facon The current deputy director of the French army's human resources policy department, General Marc Conruyt, is set to replace Pascal Facon as head of Operation Barkhane this summer. [...] WEST AFRICA CENTRAL AFRICA 05/02/2020 Who will replace General Pascal Facon at helm of Barkhane? Three generals are currently on the shortlist to take over [...] CENTRAL AFRICA WEST AFRICA 22/01/2020 Paris manoeuvres to persuade Trump to limit his disengagement For the last month, Washington has been playing a game of bluff with its allies in the Sahel by dangling the threat of withdrawal as it did a year ago. [...] NIGER 29/11/2019 France's Delair gets its surveillance drones off the ground in the Sahel The Nigerien National Guard (GNN), commanded by General Mahamadou Sidi, took delivery of three DT-26 surveillance drones built by French [...] CENTRAL AFRICA WEST AFRICA 20/11/2019 Europeans debate special forces deployment in Sahel behind closed doors A meeting devoted to Operation Takuba, which will involve the deployment of several hundred members of European special forces, was [...] WEST AFRICA 10/07/2019 High-level intelligence meeting at the Elysee Having discussed the situation in the Sahel with Alassane Ouattara on 9 July, Emmanuel Macron is due to chair a [...] FRANCE BURKINA FASO 26/06/2019 Florence Parly expected in Ouagadougou The French army minister Florence Parly will travel to Ouagadougou [...] Breaking news CHAD 20/12/2018 The details of Emmanuel Macron's maiden visit There will be a military and a civil side to Emmanuel Macron's first visit to Chad, which will also be [...] Breaking news FRANCE MAURITANIA 02/07/2018 Macron in warlord mode in Nouakchott! French president Emmanuel Macron, who wants to speed up deployment of the G5 Sahel, which is today completely bogged down [...] Receive prompts for these topics Barkhane Florence Parly Forces armées du Burkina Faso François Lecointre G5 Sahel Oumarou Namata Gazama Partenariat pour la sécurité et la stabilité au Sahel Pascal Facon Create a freenotification What is a notification?