HIGHLIGHTS First Wednesday: A new front in the fight against terrorism?

February 8, 2013

In light of the hostage crisis in Algeria and the French-led offensive against Islamist militants in Mali, on Wednesday 6 February we were joined by Channel 4 News’ Lindsey HilsumLord AshdownIbrahima Diane from BBC Afrique and Wilfred Willey, president of the Malian Community Council in the UK. In a debate chaired by Paddy O’Connell of BBC Radio 4′s Broadcasting House we examined the groups involved in Mali, the regional dynamics and the role of the international community.

You can watch highlights from this event here.