The scene shortly after a violent attack which left at least 134 people dead and dozens more wounded. Photo: AP

Mali government sacks senior army officers and dissolves militia after brutal massacre that left more than 130 villagers dead

  • Survivors of Saturday’s attack said ethnic Dogon hunters carried out the deadly raid in Ogossagou
Topic |   Africa

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The scene shortly after a violent attack which left at least 134 people dead and dozens more wounded. Photo: AP
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A typical Fulani village in Mali. The village of Ogossagou, the main focus of Saturday’s attack, was burned down and its chief killed. Photo: Shutterstock

Mali massacre: hunters slaughter 130 villagers in gun-and-machete orgy of violence

  • Armed men were dressed traditional Donzo hunters
  • Security sources said the dead included pregnant women, children and elderly people
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A typical Fulani village in Mali. The village of Ogossagou, the main focus of Saturday’s attack, was burned down and its chief killed. Photo: Shutterstock
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