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URGENT ¥¥¥ French soldier, 'terrorists' killed in clash in north Mali

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A French soldier and several "terrorists" were killed during a "serious clash" in northern Mali, French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday.

Hollande, speaking during a visit to Athens, said the legionnaire from the 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment died during an ongoing special forces operation in the mountainous Iforhas region.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130219/urgent-french-soldier-terrorists-killed-clash-north-mali