Refugee numbers swell in Mauritania camp

As French-led troops continue to make gains in Mali, tens of thousands of people are on the run.

    As French-led troops continue to make gains in Mali, tens of thousands of people have fled the country's north, where the fighting is concentrated.

    A large number are bound for refugee camps in neighbouring Mauritania.

    Al Jazeera's Mohamed Adow spoke to some of them in the M'bera camp in Mauritania.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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