Mali hotel attack claimed by fighters linked to Belmokhtar

(FILES) -- A file photo taken on June 2, 2015 shows soldiers of the Malian Army Forces securing the pist between Goundam and Timbuktu, northern Mali, during the joint operation "La Madine 3", part of the Operation Barkhane, an anti-terrorist operation in the Sahel. Twelve people including a South African and another foreigner were killed in a hostage siege at a hotel in central Mali that ended early August 7, 2015 when government troops stormed the building, the army said. "There are 12 dead in





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