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Seventy Legion soldiers go to Mali

  • The troops will stay in Mali for six months and they will be in charge of the security of the Spanish troops who are training the Mali army there

Seventy Spanish Legion soldiers based in barracks near Ronda left for Mali this week to participate in a new mission in Africa.

To mark the occasion, a military farewell ceremony took place in the Montejaque barracks last week.

The troops will stay in Mali for six months and they will be in charge of the security of the Spanish troops who are training the Mali army there. The mission will take place in the Sahel area.