Ah, this is good:
Are they running out of white flags already?
“Ambassador Philippe Zeller told The Canadian Press his country is grateful for Canada’s contribution of a military transport plane to the Mali mission, but says money is needed to support the international force, which will eventually be buttressed by 2,500 FrenchÂ troops.”– BCF
Al Qaeda’s Mali Operations Could Ignite a Broader Jihad
There’s a jihad going on for 1400 years already. Think it could get any ‘broader?’
Al Qaeda is very much alive, and in few places are its ranks swelling more quickly than Mali. Â (Buck SextonÂ ReadÂ MoreÂ Â»)
Moroccan headbangers condemn ” Zionist crusade”
They’re going to give Mali to Israel? Who knew? “Moroccan Salafis condemn French war in Mali as ‘Zionist crusade,’” fromÂ AFP, January 17:
Salafist leaders in Morocco have condemned the French military intervention in Mali, calling it a “Zionist crusade” and labelling all Muslims who participate in it “ungodly.”
Mali’s Got Gold!
Next target in Mali is poverty, long-term ally of terrorists
Sure thing. Nothing Bono & the Klintoons can’t fix with Money from the
UN, the world bank taxpayers.
For historical but also geographic reasons, France considers the Malian crisis one of its top external priorities. Facing the risk of seeing the town of Mopti captured by jihadists, French President FranÃ§ois Hollande has ordered the French military to intervene in the Sahelian country.
More Islam needed:
… “Poverty and ignorance is high among the new members of Islam in Guinea-Bissau. We need organizations that could teach Islam to such individuals and teach how to read the Holy Quran and Arabic to their children,” Abdullah stated. … Â More bondage and ignorance atÂ World BulletinÂ (Mullah)