Two Chadian soldiers killed in militant attack in Mali

Eurasia News

BAMAKO: Two Chadian soldiers and a civilian were killed while six others sustained injuries in a militant attack in northern Mali on Wednesday, Dispatch News Desk reported.

The incident occurred when militants attacked the positions of the Chadian army on the outskirts of the northern town of Tessalit with heavy arms and car bombs, a source said, adding that four suicide bombers were also killed in an exchange of gunfire with soldiers.