Militants attack UN as Mali hunts jihadist nightclub killers

UN peacekeeper police officers stand guard at entrance of Hotel Salem in Bamako, Mali, on March 8, 2015A peacekeeper and two children died Sunday as militants shelled a UN base in northern Mali, heightening security fears as police hunted jihadists who launched a deadly Bamako nightclub assault. MINUSMA, which has around 10,000 personnel in Mali, said it has made investigators and crimes scenes experts available to the authorities.

Share this article