BAMAKO, Mali, Nov. 27 (UPI) — Two gentlemen linked to a cellphone identified at the scene of the militant attack on a lodge ended up arrested Friday.
Mali stability forces mentioned the two guys are connected to the attack on the Raddison Blu resort, a luxury hotel in West Africa known to host politicians and businessmen. It is unclear what part the two men took in the working day-extended siege that remaining about 19 lifeless. Both guys are in their early 30s.
“They were located following a telephone at the scene was related to both suspects,” Military spokesman Modibo Naman Traore stated.
At minimum two armed guys stormed the resort on Nov. twenty using up to one hundred seventy hostages, the worst attack by Islamic extremists on Mali soil in a long time. 3 militant teams have claimed duty for the assault. The two gunmen had been killed at the scene.