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By Mark Davis
The nation founders, the Lone Star State thrives
Topic - Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
African Union officials are discussing the logistics for the deployment of an African-led international force against Islamist militants in Mali.
Ms. Dlamini-Zuma said the AU also would leave the door open for those willing to participate in negotiations.
A top African Union official, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, said at the beginning of a security council meeting Wednesday that the force would help Mali recover occupied territories in its north.