In light of the developing situation in North and West Africa, nearly half of the public (47%) believes that the Government should now rethink the cuts to Britain’s defence budget, an ITV News Index Poll reveals.
Only 21% disagree, while 32% say that they don’t know.
ComRes interviewed 2,013 British adults online from 18th to 20th January 2013.
Throughout ten months of Islamist rule, the people of Timbuktu risked their lives to preserve the artefacts of their ancient heritage.
Francois Hollande is due to visit Timbuktu during his visit to the West African country this weekend. He will be welcomed by many.
Downing Street have been explaining what offers the UK have made to the military effort in Mali.