Home central and west africa politics WEST AFRICA Issue dated 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 [...] (229 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 MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject Spotlight AFRICA FRANCE 21/04/2020 French top African diplomatic post to change hands As Rémi Maréchaux prepares to step down as head of the French foreign affairs ministry's Africa and Indian Ocean section, he is set to be replaced by fellow diplomat Christophe Bigot. [...] WEST AFRICA 22/01/2020 Jihadists settle on Beninese-Burkina border Several west African capitals are openly expressing concern at the risk of jihadist groups seeking sanctuary in W National Park, [...] 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. [...] IVORY COAST FRANCE 08/01/2020 Florence Parly gives legal boost to French forces in Abidjan The French armed forces minister Florence Parly took advantage of [...] 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 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. [...] AFRICA EUROPEAN UNION 26/06/2019 Brussels lines up €120 million contribution to G5 Sahel joint force With the head of European diplomacy scheduled to embark on a tour of the Sahel in early July, the European Union is preparing to disburse a contribution of €120 million to the region's joint force. [...] Spotlight FRANCE 31/05/2017 Why Operation Barkhane is stuck in sand in Sahel A lot of money and effort have been spent for the slimmest of results. On a whistle-stop visit to Gao on May 19 aboard a Falcon 7X jet, France’s new president, Emmanuel Macron, took the measure of work remaining to [. [...] On our other sites Intelligence Online 13/12/2017 French Spymasters hit the road General Jean-Francois Ferlet, who was appointed to head of the [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics Alassane Ouattara Barkhane Bernard Emie DGSE Emmanuel Macron European Union Florence Parly G5 Sahel Jean-Yves le Drian Pierre de Bousquet de Florian Create a freenotification What is a notification?