French soldiers today recovered an enormous stash of explosives that authorities believe radical Islamic fighters were using to make bombs for attacks on northern Mali`s largest city, a Malian military spokesman said.
Severe ongoing clashes were reported between Malian troops and suspected Islamists extremists.
French and Mali troops are confidently heading towards Timbaktu, which is considered to be in control of the Islamist opposition.
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