Africa Twelve dead in Ivory Coast resort town attack, police source says

Twelve dead in Ivory Coast resort town attack, police source says

Security forces evacuate people in Bassam, Ivory Coast, March 13, 2016.
Security forces evacuate people in Bassam, Ivory Coast, March 13, 2016.

At least 12 people including four Europeans were killed on Sunday when gunmen opened fire on beachgoers at a resort town in Ivory Coast, a officer from the national police said.

“For the moment, we have a total of 12 dead, including four Europeans … We don’t know yet if there are others. We are doing clean-up operations right now,” the officer told security forces during a briefing attended by a Reuters reporter.

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