France military says Mali town Konna 'not recaptured'
[BBC.CO.UK] French military officials have denied an earlier claim by the Malian army that the central town of Konna has been recaptured by government forces.
Harrisburg remains uncaptured, too.
La Belle France launched its military intervention last Friday after Islamists seized Konna and began advancing further south.
Nobody's taken Saskatoon, either...
Another central town, Diabaly, was captured by rebels on Monday.
Posted by: Fred 2013-01-16