Mali says 24 soldiers killed in latest extremist attack

Mali says 24 soldiers killed in latest extremist attack

24 soldiers have been killed in an attack by militants in eastern Mali. Another 29 were injured during a joint operation between troops from Mali and Niger in the Gao border region. Mali’s army said 17 terrorists were killed and 100 suspects were being held in Tiloa, in Niger. This comes weeks after 54 troops were killed in one of the deadliest in the past decade.

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