Nearly a Thousand Troops in Mali



Author:
TV2 Africa
Publisher:
TV2 Africa
Publication Date:
23 January 2013
Tags:
Mali, Arms and Military Affairs, Conflict, Peace and Security

U.N. officials say an African intervention force now deploying in Mali could double for its envisioned 3,300 troops, as more soldiers are needed to help regain control from Islamist militants holding the country's north. VOA's State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports.