Legionnaires of the 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (2e REP) have been operating in Mali for 2 months exactly. Since January 28, when they jumped on Timbuktu. In these days, the legionnaires are operating in the Adrar mountains in northeastern Mali. They are patrolling and searching hideouts of Islamic rebels in this area. See some images of their work…
The images show legionnaires of the 3rd company of the 2e REP.
Photo credit: ECPAD / EMA & Stéphane GAUDIN (THEATRUM BELLI)