US to Step Up Aid to Mali Campaign

French-led mission will get US drones, airlifts, but no troops

By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 15, 2013 4:04 AM CST

(Newser) – The US is planning to step up its support for France's campaign against Islamist rebels in Mali, reports the Los Angeles Times. The US military, which is already providing the French with intelligence help, plans to help move hundreds more French troops to the...   Read full story »


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