Minister for Defence of Germany Christine Lambrecht. Archive image.
Minister for Defence of Germany Christine Lambrecht. Archive image.

Germany withdraws from the UN peace-keeping operation Minusma in Mali, confirming the government after the information leaked last week. The goal is for the German forces to leave the country in May 2024.

"We want to leave Mali calmly and organized, without disturbing the transition period", says Minister of Defence Christine Lambrecht, referring to the planned elections in …