News Briefs

  1/13/2013, Shevat 2, 5773

France Ups Security due to Mali Operation

France is upping its domestic security due to an operation in Mali. French President Francois Hollande said he has told his administration to increase protection of public buildings and public transportation.

France began intervening Friday to assist Mali’s government in battling Islamist rebels. One French pilot has died in the operation.