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Survivors recount Mali's deadliest attack since coup

1 month ago   |   By ABC News

Survivors have described how more than 100 people were killed in Mali in an attack by a Jihadi group just as villagers in central region were beginning to enjoy a peace deal signed last year in the West African country
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Survivors recount Mali's deadliest attack since coup

Survivors recount Mali's deadliest attack since coup

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

BAMAKO, Mali - Moussa Tolofidie didn't think twice when nearly 100 jihadis on motorbikes gathered in his village in central Mali last week.
A peace agreement signed last year between some armed groups and the community in the Bankass area had largely held, even if the gunmen would sometimes enter the town to preach Shariah to the villagers. But on this Sunday in June, everything changed - the jihadis began killing people.
“They started with an old man about 100 years old... then the sounds of the weapons began to intensify around me and then at one moment I heard a bullet whistling behind...
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