SUBJ: FRANCE OP SANGARIS KIA ID
Le soldat LE QUINIO était engagé en qualité d’aide tireur #ERYX pendant l'opération
The soldier THE QUINIO was hired as aid shooter # ERYX during operation
Le soldat VOKAER était engagé en qualité de tireur appui direct pendant l'opération
The soldier was hired as VOKAER shooter direct support for the operation
Reuters - 1 hour ago
PARIS/BANGUI (Reuters) - Two French soldiers were killed in overnight fighting in the Central African Republic, France's first casualties in an operation to restore stability in its former colony, the French government said on Tuesday. Much of the wide-scale ...
Businessweek - 1 hour ago
A French patrol was ambushed near the airport in the capital, Bangui, shortly before midnight and two paratroopers died of their wounds. French troops returned fire, Le Drian said on France2 television today. “We have 1,600 troops in the country and they are ...
Christian Science Monitor - 1 hour ago
French troops have orders to disarm rebels and militias, and described the situation in Bangui as relatively calm on Monday night, shortly before the exchange of fire that led to the soldiers' deaths. RECOMMENDED: Monitor Frontier Markets Free Trial.
CNN - 1 hour ago
The two soldiers, both in their early 20s and from a paratroop regiment, were killed in combat in the capital, Bangui, on Monday night, a statement from the Elysee Palace said. "They lost their lives to save others," it said. French President Francois Hollande .......