Observers say the warlord’s attempts to take on militants is already having an impact on the ground.
Salah Abdeslam is currently one of France’s most wanted men over his alleged role in the brutal massacre.
NGO posts are left vacant for extended periods amid struggles to recruit new staff.
Indian authorities say they are waiting for Pakistan to make a formal repatriation request.
Analysts say the reduction in troops through 2017 will barely be enough to prevent civil war-like situation in Afghanistan.