Sunday, September 24, 2017

Mali: UN peacekeepers killed in Mali explosion

(Bamako)  At least three Bangladeshi United Nations soldiers have been killed and five others seriously wounded by an explosive device that detonated as they were escorting a convoy in Mali.

The convoy was travelling between the towns of Anefis and Gao in Mali's volatile north when the vehicle the troops were travelling in hit a mine at around 07:00 GMT.