Attack on UN convoy in Mali

Attack on U.N. convoy in northern Mali leaves five dead and six wounded.

Attack on UN convoy in Mali

World Bulletin / News Desk 

Five people were killed and another six severely wounded in an attack on a United Nations convoy in northern Mali, a spokesperson for the country's U.N. peacekeeping mission said on Thursday.

There were few details immediately available and it was not clear whether the victims were peacekeepers or civilian staff. Two U.N. security officials said the attack occurred close to Goundam, a town southwest of the northern city of Timbuktu.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 02 Temmuz 2015, 15:44