Britain will provide transport planes to assist the French military operation in Mali, Downing Street has confirmed. David Cameron spoke with Francois Hollande on Saturday evening as France attempted to contain al-Qaeda linked rebels in the north of the West African country. French military strikes on the country have already claimed the lives of at least 100 rebels in a fight over the strategic town of Konna. Mr Hollande has raised his country’s terror threat level amid fears of retaliatory terror attacks in France….
Sat Jan 12 , 2013