Children watch as a Minusma peacekeeping armoured vehicle drives past in Kidal, Mali. Photo: Reuters

UN deploys team of human rights experts to investigate massacre of 157 Malian villagers

  • Team of 10 human rights specialists, a child protection agent and two investigators have been deployed to conduct a special investigation
Topic |   Africa

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Children watch as a Minusma peacekeeping armoured vehicle drives past in Kidal, Mali. Photo: Reuters
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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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