“It is vital to step in now and stop the deadly march of these extremist militias in Mali”–and:
“extremist militias Â want to impose their distorted and destructive vision of Islam on a people that want no part in their brutal nightmare.”– (really?)
No scrutiny, no build-up, no parliamentary vote, not even a softening-up exercise.Â Britain is now involved in yet another military conflict in a Muslim land, or so we have been informed.
- Al qaeda, al schmeada: there may be many different groups, but they all follow the same Koran.Â (not something we should be concerned about.)
Fresh air raids kill at least 11 civilians, including three fleeing children, as military campaign enters third day.
Obama forces fail to rescue French hostage
Where are they getting this modern equipment and training? At least some of the equipment comes from Libya, courtesy jihadists who got them from the U.S. and its allies.
“Mali Islamists much stronger than expected: France,” fromÂ AFP, January 13: (JW)
French forces in Mali have been taken by surprise by the fighting strength of the Islamist radicals they are attempting to drive out of the centre of the country, it emerged on Sunday.
What a place!