Several Malian soldiers die in jihadi attack
07 October 2021 | 10:15 am
Security and health officials in Mali say 16 soldiers have died in an attack in the center of the country. An Islamist insurgency in Mali has claimed thousands of military and civilian lives since 2012.
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