Dozens of Malians Missing, Killed After Attack on Army Camp

The French-backed G5 Sahel Force is working on tracking down the suspected jihadist attackers after the heavily-armed assailants rode into the community of Boulikessi, near the border with Burkina Faso, to attack a Malian battalion of the regional G5 Sahel Force, according to the government.

Malian soldiers take part in training conducted by a European Union mission (file photo).


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