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Seven soldiers, one civilian killed in Mali bomb blast

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AFP Bamako
Seven soldiers and a civilian driver were killed in Mali's restive centre when their vehicle hit a bomb, the defence ministry said Thursday.
Wednesday's "cowardly terrorist attack" took place between the northern city of Timbuktu and Mopti in the centre, a statement said, adding that the soldiers were on an escort mission.

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First Published: Sep 27 2018 | 8:00 PM IST

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