26 killed in central Mali attack

International Desk
7 June 2020, Sun
Published: 07:01 Updated: 02:03

26 killed in central Mali attack

At least twenty-six people have been killed in an attack on a village in central Mali, officials said Saturday, in the latest violence to hit the West African nation.

Friday’s attack targeted a Fulani village named Binedama in the volatile Mopti region, said Aly Barry, an official from Tabital Pulaaku, a Fulani association in Mali.

Two other local officials confirmed the attack and the death toll to AFP. Source: arabnews