Militant attack kills 19 Malian soldiers

At least 19 soldiers were killed in an attack on a military post in central Mali on Sunday. The incident took place in Sokolo military camp in the Segou region, where armed fighters linked to al-Qaeda are known to operate.

In a tweet, the Malian Armed Forces which claims to be in control of the situation, reported a provisional death toll of 19, five injured and equipment taken away.

A local politician said they entered the camp near the village at dawn, opened fire, destroyed some structures …

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