Written by: TheMaghrebiNote
The Jihadis in Mali are not done, believed by the French to be defeated, they are organizing and preparing for a major offensive, according to several informed sources. It seems they would have received huge shipments of heavy arms and ammunition and they are busy training. There are reports that there are Arab trainers, who are leading camps, and there are also reports of sophisticated missiles. In late February, a meeting was held between various Islamic groups within and outside AQIM and organized by the Mujao.
EU have been training the Malian soldiers, while the French are gradually withdrawing, and the EU and MINUSMA are taking over gradually. This is big news, as this could change the whole war and how the dimensions work