Mali arrests three over deadly militant attack on restaurant

March 19, 2015 11:22 AM

2 0

BAMAKO (Reuters) - Malian security forces have arrested three people suspected of complicity in a militant attack on a restaurant in the capital on March 7 that killed a French citizen, a Belgian security officer and three Malians.

A security source close to the investigation said on Thursday authorities arrested two shopkeepers and an employee at a transport company who all lived close to a suspect who died in a shootout with security forces a week ago.

Also read: 'We don't know where they will take us now.' French authorities clear migrant camp called 'the Jungle'

Read more

To category page