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Captured Mali rebel strongholds give clues to operation

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb was driven out of Aguelhok by French and African forces.

Last Modified: 23 Apr 2013 13:00
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French and African forces have driven rebels out of their strongholds in northern Mali.

But what Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb left behind may prove to be valuable.

Equipment such as artillery, explosive devices, and even posters carrying their logo act as clues to their operations.

Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall reports from a former rebel stronghold in Aguelhok.

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