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    Regional Response to Mali Could Lead to Pitfallsi
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    January 22, 2013 3:50 PM
    With French troops driving back Islamist rebels in northern Mali, West African forces are expected to step in and help secure the country for new elections. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports this regional response has important implications for international efforts to fight terrorism.

    Regional Response to Mali Could Lead to Pitfalls

    Published January 22, 2013

    With French troops driving back Islamist rebels in northern Mali, West African forces are expected to step in and help secure the country for new elections. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports this regional response has important implications for international efforts to fight terrorism.


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