The French army announces the infection of 4 soldiers in West Africa with coronavirus

Map. History of Sahel conflict

1 June 2020
The French army announces the infection of 4 soldiers in West Africa with coronavirus
Hours before polls opened, Mali's first coronavirus death was announced, with the number of infections rising to 18
180 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Burkina Faso
Nigerian media: Director of the Nigerian Presidential Office infected with the Corona virus
2 new cases of COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 1 in FCT and 1 in Bauchi. The cases have travel history to Germany and the UK.  As at 06:25 pm on 24th March, there are 44 confirmed cases of COVID19 in Nigeria. 2 have been discharged with 1 death2 month ago
2 new cases of COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 1 in FCT and 1 in Bauchi. The cases have travel history to Germany and the UK. As at 06:25 pm on 24th March, there are 44 confirmed cases of COVID19 in Nigeria. 2 have been discharged with 1 death
2 month ago
At least 70 Nigerian soldiers killed in jihadist ambush: military sources
Two attacks claimed yesterday by ISWAP - both in Baga, both targeting military 4x4 vehicles with IEDs, both claiming their damage and killing and wounding of the Nigerian soldiers2 month ago
Two attacks claimed yesterday by ISWAP - both in Baga, both targeting military 4x4 vehicles with IEDs, both claiming their damage and killing and wounding of the Nigerian soldiers
Mali: 30 soldiers killed in Tarkint base attack.  Attack in the town of Tarkint, north of the city of Gao, also left five troops wounded.2 month ago
Mali: 30 soldiers killed in Tarkint base attack. Attack in the town of Tarkint, north of the city of Gao, also left five troops wounded.
Burkina Faso has announced its first death from coronavirus, which is also the first known fatality in sub-Saharan Africa
[email protected] Commander Gen. Townsend: "In West Africa & the Sahel Region, I think that the Western, international & African efforts there are not getting the job done, ISIS & al Qaeda are on the march in West Africa, they're having success & international efforts are not."
3 month ago
Six Malian soldiers killed following a terrorist attack in central Mali
On Feb. 29, U.S. Africa Command lost one remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) in vicinity of Agadez, Niger. Initial and current assessment is that the RPA was lost due to mechanical failure
Niger photos of a US armed drone that fell Saturday 50km north of Timia 250km from Agadez, recovered after hours of research by the Americans according to @oAlkabouss photos of Hamadede al-Housseini3 month ago
Niger photos of a US armed drone that fell "Saturday 50km north of Timia 250km from Agadez, recovered after hours of research by the Americans according to @oAlkabouss photos of Hamadede al-Housseini
3 month ago
At least 50 people were killed in an armed attack in northern Nigeria
IS-West Africa claimed today it repelled a Nigerian army attack in Baga, Borno state3 month ago
IS-West Africa claimed today it repelled a Nigerian army attack in Baga, Borno state
Burkina: during the attack on the gendarmerie and the police of Yagha, sources announce the capture of an armored vehicle of the Bastion type by the attackers. Recall that the country has acquired four stronghold vehicles as part of the G5 task force3 month ago
Burkina: during the attack on the gendarmerie and the police of Yagha, sources announce the capture of an armored vehicle of the Bastion type by the attackers. Recall that the country has acquired four stronghold vehicles as part of the G5 task force
African Union preparing 3,000-troop deployment to Sahel region: official
3 month ago
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation condemns the attacks that targeted several villages in central Mali, and killed at least 40 people
24 people have been killed and 18 wounded in an assault on a village church in northern Burkina Faso, the regional governor says, with a provisional toll indicating the local pastor was targeted3 month ago
24 people have been killed and 18 wounded in an assault on a village church in northern Burkina Faso, the regional governor says, with a provisional toll indicating the local pastor was targeted
Death of a French soldier in Burkina Faso, Chief Sergeant Morgan HENRY. The causes of death are not known at this time.3 month ago
Death of a French soldier in Burkina Faso, Chief Sergeant Morgan HENRY. The causes of death are not known at this time.
3 month ago
As the US weighs cutting support to the French-led counterterrorism effort in northwest Africa, Maj. Gen. Gayler, director of operations for @USAfricaCommand traveled with French military leadership to outposts in Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger & Chad to engage with French forces
Mali: Burkinabe Koglweogos arrive in Yoro, Mopti, and show off the head (cropped out) of a beheaded Fulani herdsman3 month ago
Mali: Burkinabe Koglweogos arrive in Yoro, Mopti, and show off the head (cropped out) of a beheaded Fulani herdsman
3 month ago
Death toll rises to 20 in central Mali village attack
A third claim for today - this time ISWAP says its fighters burned 20 buildings in Kukawa yesterday3 month ago
A third claim for today - this time ISWAP says its fighters burned 20 buildings in Kukawa yesterday
3 month ago
ISIS claims responsibility for the attack on an Algerian military base near the Mali border
ISWAP claims to have killed and wounded several Nigerian soldiers in Rann yesterday. The attack was reported yesterday evening by @SembeTv. Still nothing about the Auno attack from ISWAP3 month ago
ISWAP claims to have killed and wounded several Nigerian soldiers in Rann yesterday. The attack was reported yesterday evening by @SembeTv. Still nothing about the Auno attack from ISWAP
3 month ago
Mali: the Malian army began its deployment to Kidal on Monday. "We have just left Gao for Kidal. There is no problem at the moment," a Malian officer told @afpfr
According to Algeria-n Ministry of Defense: A terrorist attack took place in Timiaouine, Adrar province, Algeria near borders with Mali. A terrorist attempted to enter a military base with a car bomb. The terrorist detonated the car before reaching and killed one soldier
Armed men attack a police station in Benin, near the border with Burkina Faso
3 month ago
An Algerian soldier was killed in a suicide bombing attack on an army unit on the Mali border
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