Latest update: 21/01/2013
'Mali’s alarming army'
FRENCH PAPERS, Mon. 21/01/13: French papers react to Algeria’s heavy handed intervention to stop the hostage crisis. Libération investigates Mali’s army and describes it at divided and ill-equipped. And France and Germany celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, in a tense climate.
Some articles from today’s French press review:
LE PARISIEN: 'At least one French national among hostage takers'
LES ECHOS: 'Businesses in the Sahel region step up security'
LIBERATION: 'Mali’s alarming army'