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    French forces enter Kidal despite sandstorm delay

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    French troop reinforcements being sent to Kidal have been delayed by a sandstorm near the north Malian town.

    But the French defence minister denied that forces were stuck at the airport, and military officials are quoted as saying that soldiers have since been patrolling the streets.

    They reportedly met no resistance. Kidal was the last urban bastion held by al-Qaeda-linked rebels.
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