Gunmen kill six people in an attack on a Catholic Church in Burkina Faso – AFP cites security sources

Map. History of Sahel conflict

13 October 2019
5 month ago
Gunmen kill six people in an attack on a Catholic Church in Burkina Faso – AFP cites security sources
Burkina Faso: Reports that militants have set a church ablaze in Dablo, Sanmatenga (Centre-Nord)5 month ago
Burkina Faso: Reports that militants have set a church ablaze in Dablo, Sanmatenga (Centre-Nord)
The marine commandos Cédric de Pierrepont and Alain Bertoncello died for France during a mission to Burkina Faso that allowed the release of four hostages including two French, one American and one South Korean5 month ago
The marine commandos Cédric de Pierrepont and Alain Bertoncello died for France during a mission to Burkina Faso that allowed the release of four hostages including two French, one American and one South Korean
Two French Marine commandos were killed during an operation to rescue four hostages being held in Burkina Faso5 month ago
Two French Marine commandos were killed during an operation to rescue four hostages being held in Burkina Faso
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Four hostages, including the two French teachers kidnapped in Benin, released by the French army - Élysée
Mali: Barkhane dismantled an IED this morning in Ménaka town
Mali: Unknown gunmen killed a water and forestry agent yesterday near Sikasso5 month ago
Mali: Unknown gunmen killed a water and forestry agent yesterday near Sikasso
55 people killed in an oil tank explosion in the city of Niamey in Niger
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIMISGS militants made an incursion into the market of Petabouli (Gorom-Gorom), Oudalan, two people were killed including the son of a municipal councilor, the assailants also prevented access to the market5 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIMISGS militants made an incursion into the market of Petabouli (Gorom-Gorom), Oudalan, two people were killed including the son of a municipal councilor, the assailants also prevented access to the market
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Armed men killed 18 civilians in two ambushes in Mali's restive central region
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Two French tourists missing in Pendjari Park, northern Benin
Nigeria: IS claimed IED attack on army vehicle in Baga, Borno. 3 dead and wounded5 month ago
Nigeria: IS claimed IED attack on army vehicle in Baga, Borno. 3 dead and wounded
The United Nations renews its mission in Western Sahara for six months
Nigeria: ISIS claims killing and injuring 33 African Coalition Forces in Borno5 month ago
Nigeria: ISIS claims killing and injuring 33 African Coalition Forces in Borno
At the conclusion of the new ISIS video, as Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi looks through reports on monthly activities in areas of ISIS operations, covers show Central Africa Province, which was announced on April 18, and Turkey Province, which has yet to be declared.5 month ago
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At the conclusion of the new ISIS video, as Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi looks through reports on monthly activities in areas of ISIS operations, covers show "Central Africa Province," which was announced on April 18, and "Turkey Province," which has yet to be declared.
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Baghdadi also accepts pledges from Burkina Faso and Mali, directly mentioning Abu Walid al-Sahrawi and praising him and his attacks against French forces and their allies. This marks ISIS' most significant endorsement/embrace of Sahrawi to date.
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the police station and mayors' office this morning in Gorgadji, Séno Province, one wounded and motorbikes set ablaze5 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the police station and mayors' office this morning in Gorgadji, Séno Province, one wounded and motorbikes set ablaze
Military Charter ADB5092 UR82073 An124 Ruslan departed Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso to Pau, France.5 month ago
Military Charter ADB5092 UR82073 An124 Ruslan departed Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso to Pau, France.
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A bus from the TKF transport company, linking the Toma-Ouagadougou, was attacked by gunmen on Monday morning. Casualties toll is still unknown.
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5 killed, including a priest in an attack on a church in Burkina Faso
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Nigeria: ISWAP claimed responsibility for the attack on Sabon Gari village, near Biu, in Borno State yesterday that killed at least 10 soldiers. Also released image of seized armored vehicle.
Niger: ISIS claims killing and injuring several Niger soldiers in Tomer town5 month ago
Niger: ISIS claims killing and injuring several Niger soldiers in Tomer town
@UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria expresses condolences for the death of two aid workers in attack by gunmen. "This horrific tragedy has left the entire humanitarian community in mourning," @EdwardKallon said.
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Nigeria ISIS claims several dead and injured during an ambush on African Coalition in Cross Kauwa North East Borno
Burkina Faso: AQIM claims an attack on April 15 against the customs in Askan and an IED against the Mali army on the 16th on the road between Hombori and Qosi5 month ago
Burkina Faso: AQIM claims an attack on April 15 against the customs in Askan and an IED against the Mali army on the 16th on the road between Hombori and Qosi
6 month ago
Seven Chad soldiers killed, 15 injured in Boko Haram attack: army tells AFP
Mali: First official ISIS claim in Mali, yesterday's assassination of an MSA officer and his associate in In-Kiringya, south of Ménaka, further states that 3 rifles were seized as booty6 month ago
Mali: First official ISIS claim in Mali, yesterday's assassination of an MSA officer and his associate in In-Kiringya, south of Ménaka, further states that 3 rifles were seized as booty
Operation Barkhane / France troops on Mali between Gossi and Hombori ahead of the start of the French operation in Mali's Gourma region on the border with Burkina Faso.6 month ago
Operation Barkhane / France troops on Mali between Gossi and Hombori ahead of the start of the French operation in Mali's Gourma region on the border with Burkina Faso.
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Niger: In the context of the Battle of "Vengeance for Sham Wilayah" launched yesterday ISIS claims killing and injuring 20 Niger soldiers in attacks targeting a military base and an airport near Difa city
Cameroon-Nigeria: IS claims to have killed and wounded 20 members of the Cameroonian army during an attack on Fotokol at the Cameroon / Nigeria border6 month ago
Cameroon-Nigeria: IS claims to have killed and wounded 20 members of the Cameroonian army during an attack on Fotokol at the Cameroon / Nigeria border
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