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. 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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