A Malian soldier wears a pair of FC Barcelona soccer team gloves while riding in a Malian army pickup truck in Diabaly (Reuters).
Abandoned uniforms are seen strewn across the ground near two armoured vehicles in the recently liberated town of Konna. (Reuters).
A man peers into a Malian army armored vehicle, believed to be attacked by Islamist rebels, in Diabaly. (Reuters).
An English-language manual for installing laser sight on gun, believed to belong to Islamist rebels, lies in the courtyard of local resident Issa Dembele's house in Diabaly (Reuters).