Two Kidnapped French Journalists Killed in Mali

Claude Verlon and Ghislaine Dupont of radio station RFI


PARIS (AP) — The French Foreign Ministry says two French journalists working for the radio station RFI have been killed in northern Mali, hours after being kidnapped by gunmen.

The foreign ministry said the bodies of Claude Verlon and Ghislaine Dupont were found on Saturday.

The journalists were kidnapped Saturday in Mali's northern city of Kidal, the station and a Mali military head said.