Mali attack: 37 civilians killed in armed raid on village

Country
Syria (SY)
Score
4.13
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-01-01 (UTC)
ID
13015251

Children among victims in area hit by ethnic violence in which hundreds died last year Armed men killed 37 Fulani civilians on Tuesday in central Mali, where ethnic violence cost hundreds of lives last year, the government said. Violence between Fulani and rival communities has compounded an already dire security situation in Mali’s semi-arid and desert regions, which are used as a base by jihadist groups with ties to al-Qaida and Islamic State. Continue reading...