FRANCE 24 EXCLUSIVE: The lives of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb fighters
Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb is increasing its influence in the Southern Sahara and estimates now put their number at 400. When one of their fighters defected, a videotape was found on his person. It showed amateur footage of the group during training sessions. France 24 has obtained a copy of the tape - watch the exclusive pictures here.
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