Hotel attacked in Mali, Ukrainian national among hostages – Foreign Ministry

7.08.2015 р., 19:22

"An armed attack on a hotel took place in Mali, one of the hostages is a citizen of Ukraine. Together with our international partners we are taking urgent steps for the release of our citizen," she wrote on Twitter. According to Western media, unidentified gunmen attacked a hotel in the Malian town of Sévaré on Friday. A man was reportedly killed, however it is unknown if he was a guest, a hotel employee, or a member of the Malian military.

Hotel attacked in Mali, Ukrainian national among hostages – Foreign Ministry