Backed by France, Marck & Balsan to kit out UPDF mountain brigades

France's ambassador in Kampala Jules-Armand Aniambossou.
France's ambassador in Kampala Jules-Armand Aniambossou. © Ambassade de France en Ouganda
By equipping the Ugandan army's mountain brigades, which are in great demand on the DRC border, the French company Marck & Balsan is gaining a firm foothold in Uganda. The company enjoys the support of Paris and of bilateral military cooperation initiatives. [...] (209 words)
Issue dated 10/09/2021
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