France & Mali
"France's 'Unwinnable War': Macron Seeks Exit Strategy From Mali After 8 Years Of Fighting"
Oh, there are only political solutions, never military ones. Right. Look at Nazi Germany. This is something western democracies never seem to understand. You commit the resources and go in to win, or you don't go in. You don't win wars with half measures.
What should France do? Either commit the resources to win the war, which I think they should, or get the hell out of Dodge.