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World - Africa
11/29/2021 3:21:02 PM
Four soldiers were killed in an attack in northern Burkina Faso, security sources said Monday, bringing the toll from two weeks of raids by suspected jihadists to at least 80.

World - Africa
11/27/2021 8:14:52 PM
A French military convoy heading to Mali on Saturday ran into more trouble in a town in Niger after being delayed for more than a week by protests in Burkina Faso, with the local mayor reporting three deaths and 18 wounded.

World - Africa
11/27/2021 1:38:11 PM
Police in Burkina Faso fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters at an unsanctioned anti-government rally in the capital on Saturday, an AFP journalist reported.

World - Africa
11/25/2021 3:56:59 PM
Three soldiers and 11 suspected jihadists were killed when an army unit came under fire in northern Burkina Faso, the military said on Thursday.

World - Africa
11/17/2021 8:58:12 PM
The death toll in a weekend attack by suspected jihadists on a gendarmerie in northern Burkina Faso has risen to 53, the government said Wednesday.

Sports - Africa
11/16/2021 9:45:22 PM
‚ÄčAlgeria and Nigeria secured their qualification for the 2022 World Cup qualifying playoff on the last day of the group stage on Tuesday despite being held at home by challengers Cape Verde and Burkina Faso respectively.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/16/2021 11:07:11 AM
Egypt condemned on Monday a terrorist attack conducted in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday that left dozens of military personnel and civilians dead.

Sports - Africa
11/12/2021 8:32:33 PM
Algeria crushed Djibouti 4-0 to edge closer to a place in the final two-legged playoff of the World Cup qualifiers after challengers Burkina Faso had stumbled on Friday.

Arts & Culture - Film
10/24/2021 6:59:05 PM
Two Egyptian films, Souad and Tuk-Tuk, received special awards at the Fespaco film festival in Burkina Faso, while the Somali film The Gravedigger's Wife won the top prize.

Arts & Culture - Film
10/14/2021 3:00:22 PM
Africa's biggest film festival kicks off on Saturday in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou, delayed eight months by the Covid-19 pandemic and overshadowed by a brutal six-year-old jihadist insurgency.

World - Africa
10/11/2021 12:47:11 PM
A military court in Burkina Faso has started the trial of 14 people including former President Blaise Compaore for the killing of influential leftist leader Thomas Sankara, who was ousted as president by Compaore in a 1987 coup.

World - Africa
10/6/2021 8:14:43 PM
The United Nations said Wednesday it will open a human rights office in Burkina Faso "in the context of the complex security situation in the Sahel region".

World - Africa
10/4/2021 9:27:52 PM
At least 14 soldiers were killed and seven injured by extremists at the Yirgou military barracks in Burkina Faso's Sanmatenga province on Monday, the government said.

World - Africa
10/2/2021 7:32:37 PM
Two soldiers in Burkina Faso were killed on Saturday in an explosion in the southwestern Cascades region near the Ivory Coast border, security sources said.

Sports - Africa
9/2/2021 11:02:21 PM
Algeria are now on the top of Group A with three points on level with Burkina Faso who claimed a 2-0 away win over Niger, earlier on Thursday.

Egypt - Politics
8/19/2021 11:29:25 PM
Egypt reiterated it's full solidarity with the two countries and condemned all forms of violence, extremism and terrorism

World - Africa
8/9/2021 11:17:29 AM
Twelve Burkina Faso soldiers were killed and eight wounded in an ambush by suspected jihadists near the West African country's border with Mali, the government said Monday

World - Africa
8/5/2021 9:14:04 PM
Violence linked to al-Qaida and the Islamic State is increasing in Burkina Faso, killing thousands and displacing 1.3 million people

World - Africa
8/2/2021 12:01:58 PM
The number of children recruited by armed groups in Burkina Faso rose at least five-fold so far this year, up from four documented cases in all of last year

World - Africa
6/26/2021 7:18:02 PM
Their joint statement came two weeks into their coordinated campaign along their common border against the forces behind a string of deadly attacks there

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