MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France statements from French to English
Source: Republic of France in FrenchLa French Republic has issued the following statement:
Death of the brigadier, His MARTYNYOUK.
On the 23rd of April, in the late afternoon, a tanker truck, military force Barkhane has been hit by an improvised explosive device in the Liptako malian while the unit to which he belonged was engaged in an operation against armed groups of terrorists.
The driver and the conductor of the vehicle were immediately taken in charge by the medical team deployed to their sides, while a helicopter Cayman, escorted by a Tiger helicopter, have been deployed to ensure their evacuation to the surgical base of Gao.
The two soldiers were evacuated to the mainland on the 24th of April in order to benefit from appropriate care.
Brigadier Dmytro Martynyouk, of the 1st regiment of foreign cavalry, died on the 1st of may as a result of his injuries. The state of his comrade is stable, and his prognosis is not engaged.
The chief of staff of the armed forces, army general François Lecointre, bowed with a profound sadness at the memory of the military who died for France. All his thoughts go out to his family and his brothers in arms.
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