Mali RG-31 NYALA

RG-31 Nyala in Bamako, Mai, 17/02/2012. Source: Author's collection

Mali procured five RG-31 Nyala [1] mine-protected armour personnel carriers (APC) from South Africa in 2002 [2].  The available images indicate that these vehicles serve with the Grendarmerie Nationale rather than the regular army.

Source: Mali Gendarmerie [3]

[1] RG-32 Nyala http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RG-31_Nyala (accessed 31/01/2013)
[2] SIPRI Arms Transfers Database http://sipri.org (accessed 31/01/2013)
[3] Mali Gendarmerie http://gendarmerie-mali.org (accessed 31/01/2013)