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    Three policemen killed Burkina Faso bomb blast

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 03:57pm on March 30, 2020

    A homemade bomb killed three paramilitary gendarmes and wounded three more on Sunday in northwest Burkina Faso, security sources said...

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    First COVID-19 death reported in Burkina Faso

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 03:05pm on March 19, 2020

    Sub-Saharan Africa has recorded its first COVID-19 death, a high-ranking politician in Burkina Faso, as the head of the World Health Organisation urged the continent...

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    24 killed in Burkina Faso church attack

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Updated at 02:55am on February 18, 2020

    Gunmen have killed 24 people and wounded 18 in an attack on a Protestant church in a village in northern Burkina Faso, officials said Monday....

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    39 killed in Burkina village massacre

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Updated at 12:39am on January 30, 2020

    A jihadist attack on a village in northern Burkina Faso at the weekend, in which men were separated from women and then massacred, left 39...

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    At least 14 killed in Burkina Faso bomb blast

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 04:26pm on January 05, 2020

    At least 14 civilians, mostly schoolchildren, died on Saturday when a roadside bomb blew up their bus in northwestern Burkina Faso, a security source told...

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    Burkina Faso attacks kill 35 civilians

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Updated at 01:38pm on December 25, 2019

    Jihadists in Burkina Faso killed 35 civilians, almost all of them women, when they simultaneously attacked a town in the north and its military base...

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    18 extremists killed in Burkina Faso police drive

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 01:40pm on November 21, 2019

    Burkina Faso authorities said 18 ‘terrorists’ were killed when they attempted to attack a police base in the north of the country, where security services...

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    37 killed in Burkina Faso attack

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Updated at 01:08am on November 08, 2019

    An ambush on a convoy transporting employees of a Canadian mining company in Burkina Faso killed 37 people on Wednesday, the deadliest attack in nearly...

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    At least 10 people killed in Burkina Faso attack

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 01:10pm on November 05, 2019

    At least five gendarmes and five civilians were killed in an attack on a base in northern Burkina Faso, near the border with Mali, security...

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    Four killed in fresh Burkina Faso attack

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Updated at 01:24am on October 14, 2019

    Four civilians were killed in the latest attack in the volatile northern region of Burkina Faso, security sources told AFP on Sunday. Saturday’s attack in...

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