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French Defense Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, has announced that the 3-week-old military intervention in Mali has been a success. France will eventually withdraw its troops, leaving the country’s security to Malian forces. In the meantime, the French presence on the ground remains strong. CCTV correspondent Stephanie Freid is travelling with the French military in Mali and has this story. Pre-dawn in Mali’s capital, Bamako, and French troops are moving out. There are… Read More