France to present resolution in UNSC on Sahel region
UN resolution would authorize Sahel force against extremists.
France will present a resolution in the UN Security Council this week, to authorize an African military force for Sahel region, to root out militants and drug traffickers.
This was stated by French Ambassador to the UN Francois Delattre, while talking to reporters in New York.
The force will consist of troops from Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger.