luxury resort in Mali, the scene of a bloody attack on Sunday that left two people dead. And around of dozen wounded including the several police. Four gunmens stone the compound in the outskirts of the capital to Bamako before security forces back but French troops were able push them out rescuing more than 30 guests in the process.
> At first we thought they were armed bandits, but we know how armed bandits operate and they don't hold territory. So now we think it's a terrorist attack, which is why the anti terrorist prosecutors are already on site with these people.>> No group has yet claimed responsibility but a growing number of raids close to the capital are being claimed by of shoots of Al-Qaeda.
Security in Mali has been on the decline for the past four years as forces try to keep militants in the north from expanding downwards.