Witnesses describe horror of terrorist attack on Ivory Coast beach


'I told my wife ‘we can’t stay here’, and 20 seconds after they killed three people behind us', said one man enjoying a meal when the gunmen struck.

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Western tourists and beachgoers described scenes of panic and carnage on Sunday as al Qaeda-linked gunmen opened fire, killing 18 people, including three special forces soldiers, at a usually sleepy seaside town in Ivory Coast, reports FRANCE 24.