Mortar Attack on a U.N. Base in Mali Kills at Least 3

November 28, 2015 9:33 PM

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DAKAR, Senegal — A mortar attack on a United Nations base in Kidal, in northern Mali, early Saturday killed at least three people, including two United Nations peacekeepers, the mission spokesman said.

The attack also killed a contractor and wounded 20 people, four of whom were in serious condition, said Olivier Salgado, spokesman for the United Nations mission in Mali, which is known as Minusma.

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