Mali Car Bombing Leaves 5 Dead

At least five people have been killed in an apparent suicide car bombing in northern Mali. The dead include the two suspected suicide bombers.

Investigators say the bombing occurred Friday near a base for members of the MNLA ethnic Tuareg rebel group, near the northern town of Tessalit.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility. Islamist groups have carried out bomb and shooting attacks in northern Mali since French and Malian government forces seized control of the region from militants …