Two killed, several injured in Mali attack at luxury resort

Two people were shot dead on Sunday when gunmen targeted a popular luxury resort outside Mali's capital, Bamako, while 36 guests were rescued.

The country's security minister called it a terrorist attack.

Four gunmen on motorbikes and a car stormed Le Campement Kangaba, near Dougourakoro, to the east of the capital Bamako.

Its mostly foreigners and rich Malians that usually attend and frequent these places.

Crystal Orderson, 702 Africa correspondent

The special anti-terrorist police had to be called in... it was a brazen attack.

Crystal Orderson, 702 Africa correspondent

Last week the US embassy had warned people of an eminent attack and militant group affiliated to Al-qaeda , which took responsibility for this attack.

Crystal Orderson, 702 Africa correspondent

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