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Video: Where is France’s military deployed around the world?

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2016-07-14

As France celebrates Bastille Day with its annual military parade in Paris, FRANCE 24 takes a look at the country’s military presence across the globe.

President François Hollande on Wednesday announced that France’s military mission in Central Africa, also known as operation Sangaris, will end in October.

French forces remain active in at least five other overseas military theatres, with soldiers also massively deployed inside the country as part of anti-terror operations.

Click on the player above for a full overview of France’s ongoing military operations.

 

Date created : 2016-07-14

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