Victims of Suicide Attack on MINUSMA Arrive in Bamako from Tessalit
Unidentified assailants carried out a suicide attack on a checkpoint of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) in Tessalit on 23 October. A number of Chadian peacekeepers were killed and injured in the attack. There were also civilian casualties in the incident.
A UN plane arrives at the airport in Bamako with the bodies of two Chadian peacekeepers killed in the attack. Two injured Malian civilians are also on board the plane.