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The Bid to Stabilise Mali

British troops have begun operations in Mali as part of a United Nations mission to counter jihadist groups in the country. UK forces began arriving in February and have, with BBC cameras in tow, started their long-range patrols of the country‚Äôs sparse regions. The way the cameras captured it, those involved in these initial patrols seem confident, but also a little uneasy.

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