Twin Attacks Hit Mali, 5 Soldiers Killed, 5 Wounded


A Twin Attack hit Central Mali on Sunday leaving at least five soldiers killed with five more wounded.

While speaking with AFP, a local elected official who requested to remain anonymous disclosed that a military convoy was ambushed en route from the village of Goma-Coura to Diabaly town.

He went further to explain that four pickup trucks and an armoured vehicle were missing after the attack.

Simultaneously, a camp at Goma-Coura came under artillery fire, the army said in a statement posted on its Twitter account, which also reported the ambush.

Some vehicles were destroyed, it said, adding that casualties on the “enemy” side were not yet known.

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