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Investigation fatal accident with mortar in Mali at the end of september ready

Investigation fatal accident with mortar in Mali at the end of september ready

The report of the Dutch Safety Board (OVV) on the mortierongeval in Mali, which last year two Dutch soldiers were killed, appears at the end of this month.

The publication is on the 28th of september, let the OVV Friday know.

On 6 July last year there was a fatal accident during a mortiergranaatoefening in Mali. It had a 29-year-old sergeant of the 1st class and a 24-year-old corporal of the Airmobile Brigade in Assen to life. A colleague of the same unit are injured.

The accident happened south of Kidal, at almost 300 kilometres from Gao. There is the Dutch main force stationed for participation in the Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali (Minusma).

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