UN soldier killed in attacks on UN peacekeepers in Mali May 20, 2019 0 1024 12345 Johannesburg: A UN soldier was killed and several injured in two attacks on the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, UN officials said on Sunday. Gunmen attacked the UN troops in Timbuktu in the north of the country, where several groups of Islamist extremists are active, according to Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. The peacekeeper who was killed was Nigerian, as were three of those injured. A further three UN soldiers from Chad were injured in Tessalit in the northern Kidal region near the border with Algeria when their vehicle drove over an explosive device. (dpa) POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES India’s Modi set to emerge victorious, exit polls show May 20, 2019 0 847 Delhi BJP asks police to review Kejriwal’s security cover May 20, 2019 0 115 Gunmen kill 19 at fish market in northeast Congo May 20, 2019 0 379 Fear of change: Negative politics wins Australia election AFP Sydney Australia’s conservative government held on to power at national elections thanks to a highly effective negative campaign warning voters against the centre-left Labor Party’s large policy reform agenda, .. Coltan mine collapse kills 9 in Burundi AFP Nairobi Nine miners were killed and another 20 injured when an unregulated coltan mine collapsed following torrential rains in northern Burundi, an official and witnesses said Sunday. The disaster occurred on .. Man killed in explosion near Congress MLA’s residence in Karnataka Bengaluru: A man was killed in an explosion at the posh Vyalikaval area near the residence of Congress MLA Munirathna on Sunday morning, police said. “A crater has been formed at the place where the explosion took place. A ..