**FILE** French soldiers patrol in armored vehicles in the outskirts of Sevare, Mali, some 385 miles north of Bamako, the capital, on Jan. 23, 2013. (Associated Press)

Photo by: Thibault Camus

**FILE** French soldiers patrol in armored vehicles in the outskirts of Sevare, Mali, some 385 miles north of Bamako, the capital, on Jan. 23, 2013. (Associated Press)