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    Acting Alone in Mali Has its Rewards and Limitsi
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    February 06, 2013 6:21 PM
    When French troops moved into Mali last month, they deployed alone, without NATO or African allies, even though they were fighting a militant group linked to al-Qaida. VOA’s Al Pessin reports on why the French have still received only limited help from other countries, and what lies ahead for the Mali operation.

    Acting Alone in Mali Has its Rewards and Limits

    Published February 06, 2013

    When French troops moved into Mali last month, they deployed alone, without NATO or African allies, even though they were fighting a militant group linked to al-Qaida. VOA’s Al Pessin reports on why the French have still received only limited help from other countries, and what lies ahead for the Mali operation.