Conflict in Mali

The remains of people that were slain by gunmen during the recent attacks on the Radisson Blu hotel are laid out during a funeral in Bamako, Mali, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015. Islamic extremists armed with guns and grenades stormed the luxury Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Baba Ahmed)

Mali special forces arrest 2 over attack on luxury hotel in Mali claimed by Islamic extremists

Malian special forces have arrested two men over last week's attack on a luxury hotel in the capital, according to a statement distributed Friday morning, as the government provided a breakdown by nationality of the 20 people killed in the attack. "Questioning of these suspects will shed more light on the motivations of the perpetrators of the sordid terrorist attack perpetrated" at the Radisson …

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