Two killed after suspected jihadists attack tourist resort in Mali

At least two people have been killed after suspected jihadists attacked a popular tourist resort on the outskirts of Mali's capital.

The interior ministry said that one of the victims was a dual French-Gabonese citizen but the identity of the other person killed was not immediately known.

One of the extremists was wounded but managed to escape. A Malian military spokesman had said there were believed to be several people inside the Campement Kangaba near Bamako.

Malian government officials said about 30 people managed to escape.

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