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First intelligence courses in Sévaré

(B2) The staff of the sixth military region followed military intelligence courses given by the 'advisory' team of the EUTM Mali mission

(credit: EUTM Mali)

This training was held between March 22 and April 9. Its objective was to teach the trainees the skills necessary for their daily work as intelligence officers, " within a battalion or staff ».

It's a team mixte trainers from the EU military mission and the Malian Armed Forces (FAMa) who conducted this military intelligence course.

A second course on military intelligence was held the following week, with the Chief of Staff of EUTM Mali, Colonel Pérez Ucha and Colonel-Major Mohammedine for the FAMA, as specified in the twitter feed of the mission. All under the watchful eye of Colonel Traoré who opened the ceremony.

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Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).