Geoffrey Dieudonne


Age: 39

Belgian diplomat and administrative counselor with the Brussels-Wallonia regional parliament who was among one of 20 known fatalities reportedly shot and killed in a November 20 terrorist attack and hostage situation at the Radisson Blu Hotel in the Malian capital city of Bamako when at least three Islamist militants with links to Al-Qaida had stormed the luxury hotel and taken about 170 people hostage during a day-long siege and mass shooting that ended after Malian Special Forces commandos subsequently raided the hotel and freed the surviving hostages, in which the jihadist group Al-Mourabitoun has claimed responsibility for the attack in co-operation with al-Qaida and it became the lastest in a series of deadly raids on high-profile targets in the country this year.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

Born: 1976

Died: November 20, 2015

Bamako, Mali