Location of attack at radisson hotel in Bamako, Mali
November 21 , 2015
Mali attack: 10 gunmen attacked the hotel, says witnesses
Nov 20, 2015 [5:40 AM] A witness said that around 10 gunmen attacked the hotel. Media reports quoted the witness as saying that the gunmen arrived early in the morning and shot all the guards who were in front of the hotel. Several hostages were let off by the attackers after they recited verses of the Quran.
Nov 20, 2015 - Gunmen have attacked a hotel in Bamako, the capital of Mali. As per media reports, firing could be heard outside the 190-room Radisson Blu Hotel located in the center of Mali’s capital. A security source said that the attack seems to be an attempt to take hostages and the police have reached the spot and are sealing the area.