Mali’s capital Bamako :- 170 People By Two Gunmen Has Taken Hostage


 

 Slamist Gunmen Stormed A Luxury Hotel Packed With Foreigners In Mali’s Capital Bamako On Friday, Taking 170 Hostages In A Former French Colony That Has Been Battling Rebels Allied To Al Qaeda For Several Years.

A Senior Security Source Said Some Of The Hostages Had Been Freed After Being Made To Recite Verses From The Koran. The French Newspaper Le Monde Quoted The Malian Security Ministry As Saying At Least Three Hostages Had Been Killed.

The raid on the Radisson Blu hotel, which lies just west of the city center near government ministries and diplomatic offices in the former French colony, comes a week after Islamic State militants killed 129 people in Paris.
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