Many countries welcome foreigners who want to join their military forces.
There are few visible results on the ground after eight years of war in Mali.
The over-militarisation of the crisis across the Sahel region has done little to foster stability.
During World War I, Marie Curie left her lab behind, inventing a mobile X-ray unit that could travel to the battlefront and training 150 women to operate these ‘Little Curies.’
The French Army’s efforts in the world wars have long been maligned. Its soldiers deserve better.