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France has confirmed it took part in a raid against alleged al-Qaeda militants alongside Mauritanian troops.
France said it had provided "technical and logistical" support in the raid, in which several suspected militants were reportedly killed.
The group targeted has refused to negotiate over a French hostage kidnapped in the region in April, the French defence ministry said.
mauritania, that's a disney place, right?
why the hell would they do that?
18th century? that's like when the USA was getting going!