Alexander Shishlo. A large number of international workers lived in is captured on the last working day of the week armed men hotel in Bamako, said the electronic version of the newspaper with reference to the statement of the witness.
Two armed men hold hostage 170 people at the Radisson Hotel Bamako in Mali's capital, said a spokesman for the Rezidor group of hotels, which includes hotel in Bamako.
"They have taken hostage around 140 guests and 30 employees of the Motel. So, the hotel entrance is locked, there is no way to get in or out, " said a spokesman for the group's hotels television channel.
The Agency, citing a senior source in the security forces of Mali informs that the attackers entered the hotel shouting " Allah Akbar ".
first it was announced that unidentified weapons made an attack on the Radisson Hotel Bamako is located in the centre of the capital of Mali. According to Reuters, security forces surrounded the hotel with 190 rooms. At the moment, in the room of the Motel is shooting.
in early August, unidentified attacked the hotel in Sevare in the Central part of Mali and took hostages. Victims of the attack were 13 people. Among the dead five workers of a Multidisciplinary integrated United Nations stabilization in Mali (MINUSMA), four soldiers of the Malian army and four suspected terrorists. The UN agreed that among the dead workers MINUSMA were two Ukrainians, one citizen of Nepal and one citizen of South Africa.