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A boy on January 21,2013 in Diabaly stands next to an Islamists... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Boys,Child,Conflict,Horizontal,Islam,Mali,Pick-up Truck,RuinedPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA boy on January 21,2013 in Diabaly stands next to an Islamists pickup truck destroyed during aerial . French and Malian troops today recaptured the Malian towns of Diabaly and Douentza from Islamist fighters, France's defence minister said. French and Malian troops earlier today entered Diabaly, which has been the theatre of air strikes and fighting since being seized by Islamists a week ago, an AFP journalist witnessed. AFP PHOTO / ISSOUF SANOGO (Photo credit should read ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images)