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Nine police killed in Burkina Faso...

Nine cops killed in Burkina Faso

Africa

Tue, Nov 23 2021

The incident comes a week after the deadliest attack on Burkina Faso's defence and security forces...

Militant attack kills 20 in Burkina...

Militant attack kills 20 in Burkina...

Africa

Mon, Nov 15 2021

The attack came two days after another attack in which seven police were killed

Suspected jihadists kill around 10 in...

'Jihadists' kill 10 in Burkina

Africa

Tue, Nov 2 2021

Markoye is close to the so-called tri-border region of Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger that have seen a...

NGO: 480 civilians killed in Burkina...

480 civilians killed in Burkina since...

Africa

Tue, Sep 14 2021

In total, more than 1.4 million people have been forced to leave their homes in Burkina Faso due to the...

17 suspected jihadists, 5 defence volunteers...

17 jihadists, five defence volunteers...

Africa

Thu, Aug 12 2021

Raids and ambushes have been concentrated in the north and east close to the borders with Mali and Niger,...

Suspected jihadists kill 63 in Mali,...

Suspected jihadists kill 63 in Mali,...

Africa

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Attacks by militants linked to al Qaeda and Islamic State are on the rise in West Africa's Sahel...

At least 138 killed in deadliest Burkina...

138 killed in deadliest Burkina Faso...

Africa

Sun, Jun 6 2021

A security source lamented 'the heavy human toll, the worst recorded to date'

Armed attackers kill 100 civilians in...

100 civillians killed in Burkina Faso...

Africa

Sat, Jun 5 2021

The army is hunting for the attackers and helping the civilian population

Islamist violence escalates in Burkina...

Islamist violence escalates in Burkina...

Africa

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Over 7 million people face acute hunger in Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso votes under looming threat...

Burkina Faso votes under looming threat...

Africa

Sun, Nov 22 2020

The electoral commission says polling stations will remain shut across much of the north and east for...

Dozens of bodies found in Burkina Faso,...

Dozens of bodies found in Burkina Faso,...

Africa

Wed, Jul 8 2020

A Human Rights Watch report said the killings in Djibo likely took place between November 2019 and June...

30 killed in Burkina Faso attack

30 killed in Burkina Faso attack

Africa

Sun, May 31 2020

The assailants 'burst into the market riding motorbikes and started shooting, especially at people...

HRW accuses Burkina Faso over killing...

HRW accuses Burkina Faso over killing...

Africa

Mon, Apr 20 2020

It made 'a brutal mockery of a counterterrorism operation that may amount to a war crime and could...

4 Burkina Faso ministers have coronavirus...

4 Burkina Faso ministers have coronavirus...

Africa

Sun, Mar 22 2020

The minister of mines Oumarou Idani, minister of education Stanislas Ouaro and interior minister Simeon...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

Africa

Mon, Feb 17 2020

'The provisional toll is 24 killed, including the pastor 18 wounded and individuals who were...

14 killed in bomb attack on bus convoy...

14 killed in bomb attack on bus convoy...

Africa

Sun, Jan 5 2020

It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the blast

14 killed in Burkina Faso church...

14 killed in Burkina Faso church...

Africa

Mon, Dec 2 2019

More than 700 people have been killed in Islamist unrest since fighting spilled across the border from...

37 killed in Burkina Faso's deadliest...

37 killed in Burkina Faso's deadliest...

Africa

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The Burkina Faso government this year asked mining companies to make their own arrangements to transport...

10 killed in Burkina Faso attack

10 killed in Burkina Faso attack

Africa

Tue, Nov 5 2019

It is the latest deadly attack in the troubled north of the West African country, which is battling a...

5 killed in twin attacks on Burkina...

5 killed in twin attacks on Burkina...

Africa

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Raids by Islamist militants as well as clashes between herding and farming communities have surged this...

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque...

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque...

Africa

Sun, Oct 13 2019

Armed men attacked the Grand Mosque in Salmossi on Friday evening