French military forces deployed in operations abroad

Around 10,300 military personnel are deployed in overseas operations (as of 25 February 2015).
 
Western Africa
Gulf of Guinea - Corymbe - 350
 
Middle East
Iraq – Chammal – 3,200 including ALINDIEN permanent staff
Lebanon – UNIFIL – 900
 
Sahelo-Saharan region
Sahel – Barkhane – 3,000
Mali – EUTM – 70 ; MINUSMA – 15
 
Central Africa
Central African Republic – Sangaris – 2,000
EUFOR – 250
MINUSCA – 10
 
Indian Ocean
ATALANTA – EU NAVFOR – 200
Enduring Freedom – OEF- 150
On-board protection team – OPT – 70
 
Other operations (UN/EU/NATO)
 Sahara – MINURSO – 13
RD Congo – MONUSCO + EUSEC – 12
Kosovo – KFOR – 10
Ivory Coast – ONUCI – 10
Liberia UNMIL – Sinaï MFO – Liberia ALTHEA – 5
 
 
Sources: Chief of Defence Staff
 
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