Hollande Visits as French Army Continues Mali Strikes

France keeps up pressure in country's north via airstrikes

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Feb 3, 2013 8:19 AM CST

(Newser) – France's Defense Ministry has said the country's military forces continued aerial strikes in northern Mali, just a few hours after a visit to the country by President Francois Hollande. French troops bombarded Islamist sites in Kidal and Tessalit in northern Mali overnight yesterday...   Read full story »

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