Gunmen kill French family in Mauritania
Dec 24,2007 00:00 by UPI
NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania -- Four French nationals, all members of the same family, have been killed and a fifth person injured at a popular sightseeing area in Mauritania.

Euronews.net reported at least two of the dead were children.

The attack occurred about 160 miles southeast of the capital where the family had stopped for a picnic.

French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris called for a full investigation.

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