Mali’s anti-terrorist "Forsat" unit received UK-funded training (Photo: Habibou Kouyate / AFP via Getty)

Mali massacre: police marksmen had British backing via EU scheme despite Brexit

Britain supported a €30 million European Union aid package for an armed police unit in Mali that has since killed 14 protesters, Declassified has found. Foreign Office staff “overrode parliamentary scrutiny” to approve an aid deal that would benefit the unit in December 2017 – 18 months after the Brexit vote. Alan Duncan, who was […]

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