Geneva, AFP: A group of vulnerable refugees from several African countries, who had been stuck in war-ravaged Libya, have been evacuated to Niger, the UN said on Sunday.
The UN refugee agency said.. Deccan Herald
A new military force called the “G5 Sahel” has begun its fight jihadists and armed groups in Mali. The international coalition, which includes Mali, Niger, Mauritania, Burkina Faso and Chad, is.. Source: Agence France-Presse (AFP) -
On Saturday, Ivorian and French officials said that four Moldovan citizens were killed and two others were injured when a cargo plane chartered by the French military, crashed into the sea near the.. Source: Wochit News -
Thirty years ago, the leader of Burkina Faso's revolution, Thomas Sankara, was cut down in a hail of bullets -- a bloody end to a turbulent yet charismatic life that has gained cult status in Africa.
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On thursday French and Nigerien troops were conducting operations in a region of Niger where three U.S. Army Special Forces members were killed the day before. They became the first American soldiers.. Source: Wochit News -
11 Nov 2017Senegal has qualified for the 2018 Football World Cup after defeating South Africa 2-0 in Polokwane.The victory gave Senegal an uncatchable five-point lead over Burkina Faso and Cape Verde.. All India Radio
English Premier League pair Diafra Sakho and Sadio Mane played key roles as Senegal defeated South Africa 2-0 in Polokwane to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
West Ham striker Sakho opened the.. Deccan Herald
Three United Nations soldiers from Bangladesh were killed by an explosive device that detonated as they were escorting a convoy in northern Mali on Sunday, the West African countrys peacekeeping.. Deccan Herald
Fighting "Islamist terrorism" is France's top foreign policy priority, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday, vowing to make his country a leading power in an unstable, increasingly polarised.. DNA
NEW YORK, 14 August 2017 / PRN Africa / -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the terrorist attack carried out yesterday in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. newKerala.com
TORONTO (Reuters) - Two Canadians were among those killed in an attack on a Burkina Faso restaurant, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday, though she gave no information regarding.. Reuters India
A government statement described the latest deadly shooting as a "terrorist attack", while President Roch Marc Christian Kabore condemned it as "a despicable attack that has Ouagadougou in mourning.".. Zee News
Security forces in the Burkina Faso capital early Monday concluded an operation against suspected jihadist gunmen who launched a deadly attack on a restaurant, the communications minister announced. Zee News
A French citizen was killed during an attack by suspected jihadists on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, said a statement issued on behalf of French Foreign Affairs minister Jean-Yves Le Drian. DNA