Mali: why does the press have the taste of blood in its mouth?

Wed 30 Jan, AT 14:43 Crispin Black

Beware Britain's military-media complex, always ready to blow the trumpet for the next war

Britain sends troops to Mali: five things you need to know

Briefing Tue 29 Jan, AT 16:22

The UK is sending 330 military personnel to Mali to aid France's battle against jihadist militants. Why?