Mali, French Governments Condemn Killing of French Journalists

The Malian government has condemned the killing of two French journalists who had been kidnapped in the country’s north.

Malian government spokesman Mahamane Baby said the government condemned the “barbaric and cowardly” act in the strongest of terms.

Earlier, French President Francois Hollande called the killing “despicable” and expressed “indignation” after the murders were confirmed.

Unidentified gunmen kidnapped the male and the female journalist shortly …