Russia expands Mali’s airpower; delivers Su-24, L-39C aircraft, and Mi-35 helicopter

With the Russo-Ukraine war still ongoing, Russia continues to fulfil its international commitments, particularly in Africa, where it enjoys extensive patronage. Earlier this week, the Malian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced that it had taken delivery of combat aircraft and would soon proceed to induct them. The Malian military (Forces Armées Maliennes) … Continue reading Russia expands Mali’s airpower; delivers Su-24, L-39C aircraft, and Mi-35 helicopter