One of them, Imam Demba Diawara, who is a village chief in Senegal, proved critical.
There are just over 500 military service members in West Africa, serving in Senegal and Liberia.
Watch as Demba Diawara, a local imam in Senegal, explains why he became involved in ending the brutal practice.
And this year, Senegal declared a nationwide end to the practice.
An even more advanced boat was built and Mooney returned to Senegal in 2011 for his third attempt.
It is the best of flyers, as it can "breakfast on the Senegal (Africa), and dine on the Amazon."
He could never think without emotion of Nicolas's departure for Senegal.
The colony of Senegal is represented in the French parliament by one deputy.
On the morning of the 8th of July at break of day, we took the route for Senegal.
We landed there, and instantly set off to the residence of M. Lerouge; but he was already at Senegal.
African nation, named for the river through it, perhaps from a local word meaning "navigable."
Note: Senegal was a French colony from 1895 to 1958. It became fully independent in 1960.