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Parachute jump for Malians

A Belgian officer reviews Malian paratroopers before one of the jumps (Credit: Eutm Mali)

(B2) Thirty Malian paratroopers from “33R Para” performed a parachute jump… Their first since 2011 for the most experienced! The first for the youngest recruits. The Belgian paratroopers of the “ Force Protection » of the European training mission for the Malian armed forces (EUTM Mali) organized intensive training from April 6 to 9, near Bamako. The objective of this activity was to support the development of Malian skydiving capabilities.

Leonor Hubaut

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