Home central and west africa politics 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 [...] (247 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 2.20) 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 DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab 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. [...] CENTRAL AFRICA WEST AFRICA 18/12/2019 Paris plans to downsize Operation Barkhane Following the death of 13 French soldiers in Mali on 25 November, Paris is bringing forward plans, under consideration since September, to downsize its operations. [...] 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. [...] FRANCE MALI 27/03/2019 General Pascal Facon to take over Barkhane? The former commander of the Elements francais au Senegal (EFS), [...] WEST AFRICA SPAIN 14/11/2018 Madrid earns its stripes in Sahel Spain is stepping up its presence in the sub-region. Here's how. [...] Receive prompts for these topics Barkhane Bernard Barrera Denis Mistral Eléments français au Sénégal French Foreign Legion Marc Conruyt Pascal Facon Serval Thierry Garreta Vincent Pons Create a freenotification What is a notification?