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FCO: Shootings in Bamako, Mali22nd March 2012 The UK Foreign Office have released the following update:
There have been reports of shooting in several parts of Bamako on 21 March, including in the centre of the city and areas near the US Embassy and the Presidential Palace.
We advise British Nationals in Bamako to stay at home or in a safe location. British nationals outside Bamako in areas where we have no other warnings should remain vigilant when travelling.
There have also been some unconfirmed reports of trouble in Gao.
British Nationals should continue to check for updates to this travel advice.
Original story taken from the UK Foreign Office
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