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Two french journalists of Radio France International, kidnapped and killed in Mali.

Europe Security News.- Guislaine Dupont (l.) and Claude Verlon (r.),Two french journalists kidnapped and killed in Mali

Europe Security News.- Guislaine Dupont (l.) and Claude Verlon (r.),Two french journalists kidnapped and killed in Mali

Two journalists for French radio station RFI have been killed after they were kidnapped in the northern town of Kidal in Mali.

Claude Verlon and Ghislaine Dupont were abducted after interviewing a local political leader. Their bodies were found outside the town soon after.

French President Francois Hollande called the killings “despicable”.

The killings come days after France was celebrating the release of four hostages from neighbouring Niger. READ MORE HERE