Chadian Soldiers Killed in North Mali Suicide Blast

Three Chadian soldiers were killed Friday after a suicide bomber detonated an explosive at a market in northern Mali.

Witnesses and police say the bomber targeted the soldiers in the northern city of Kidal, killing himself and the troops.

Four soldiers were also injured in the attack along with several civilians.

The suicide bombing was the third such attack in Kidal since a French-led offensive liberated the town and others in northern Mali from Islamist militants in January.

Some 4,000 …