Gunman storm a Mali hotel taking hostages and killing at least three people

Gunman on Thursday morning stormed a Mali hotel taking one hundred and seventy people hostage and killing at least three people.

 

One hundred and forty guests and thirty employees were locked inside of a room at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako. Local reports said that at about noon eighty hostages had been freed.

 

The attackers arrived the hotel with AK-47’s driving cars with diplomatic plates.The gunman fired as they entered the hotel for several minutes.

 

According to local media, two Malian nationals and a French national were killed.

 

The Radisson Blu Hotel is well known for its international visitors.

 

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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