According to security sources, at least 7 soldiers were killed and several others injured when a military patrol was ambushed on the Tin Akoff–Beldiabé axis 11 November. Several soldiers are also reported missing.
Sweep operations are under way.
Local sources also reported another attack on the same day against elements of the security forces in Gorgadji (Seno province). No toll has been communicated for the time being.