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Soldiers stand in front of a rocket pod launcher and weapons seized... Fotografía de noticiasArmamento,Atrapado,Conflicto,Conflicto en el norte de Mali 2012-2013,Ejército,Ejército de Tierra,Estar de pie,Exposición,Guerra,Horizontal,Islam,Malí,Misil,Personal militar,Región de Gao,Soldado,ÁfricaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSoldiers stand in front of a rocket pod launcher and weapons seized from Islamist fighters exhibited by the Malian army in the centre of Gao on February 24, 2013. Tuareg militias battled Arab rebels in northern Mali Saturday, while French jets, US drones and Chad's elite desert forces were also in action in a major push to stamp out resistance from pockets of Islamist fighters. After recapturing the north's cities from the Al Qaeda groups that had controlled them since April 2012, the six-week-old French-led offensive took the fight to the retreating Islamist insurgents' toughest desert bastions. AFP PHOTO /JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)