Rockets were fired in northern Mali's largest city of Gao on Thursday, four days before legislative elections are to be held in the troubled west African nation, security sources said. The first shot was heard around 5:00 am, a security source in Gao said, adding that it was "a powerful shot, which made a lot of noise but left no damage." A local military source in the city said there had been three rockets fired.
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