Roadside Bomb in Burkina Faso Kills Children On Bus
More than a dozen civilians have died after a bus hit an improvised explosive device in northern Burkina Faso. Most of those who were killed were students who were reportedly on the way back from a school break.
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Roadside Bomb Kills Children On Bus
DW, 4 January 2020
More than a dozen civilians have died after a bus hit an improvised explosive device in northern Burkina Faso. Most of those who were killed were students who were reportedly on… Read more »
Map of Burkina Faso.
Armed Militant Atrocities Surge
HRW, 6 January 2020
Armed Islamist groups in Burkina Faso have committed targeted attacks and summary executions that have killed over 250 civilians since April 2019, Human Rights Watch said today.… Read more »
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Premium Times, 26 December 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the government and people of Burkina Faso who suffered a deadly terrorist attack that claimed 35 citizens that their bothers in Nigeria and… Read more »
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