Egypt's Morsi opposes French intervention in Mali

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Jan 22 2013, 07:54:43

In a move that threatens to strain ties between Egypt and France, Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has come out against French military intervention in Mali, saying he opposed the action out of fear it would create further conflict in the region.

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