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43. chapter – The journey to Sibut

Short after 6AM the battlegroup was on the move. I was excited and didn’t know where to look, because I wanted to see everything. The landscape, the lifestyle and even the scent

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42. chapter – Out of the FOB

The shooting stopped a minute later I was looking at the mechanic I was working with, but he didn’t see anything what has actually happened. I went to see the chief to

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41. Chapter – Life in camp M’Poko

I woke up at 5AM, because of a weird bird who set his nest just next to the tree about 20 meters from our tent. I’m not a bad sleeper. In a

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Life after the French Foreign Legion

How is life after the French Foreign Legion? Or what happens when you finish your contract? It’s a great thing if you

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Useful information for those who want to join the French Foreign Legion

The wildest myths of the French Foreign Legion

If you found my blog, probably you’ve already heard some interesting, occasionally amazing myths of the French Foreign Legion. Before I joined, it was difficult to find people, who could have told

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How the French Foreign Legion changed my life

Four short stories about how the French Foreign Legion changed my life My story had begun in 2012, when I decided to make a little break between high school and university. I

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