Man called hero after helping others in Mali siege

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Mourning for the victims of a deadly hotel attack in Mali continues, and some are being singled out for their bravery in helping others during the terrorist siege.

20 peopled died in the attack, including foreign nationals from Russia, China, and the U.S. The death toll would have been higher if not for one man who is now being hailed as a national hero.

CCTV’s Youssef Gaigi reports.

Man called hero after helping others in Mali siege

Man called hero after helping others in Mali siege

Mali enters the second day of mourning for the victims of a deadly hotel attack. 20 peopled died in the siege, including foreign nationals from Russia, China, and the U.S. The death toll would have been higher if not for one man and now hailed as a national hero. CCTV's Youssef Gaigi reports.