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Aug 14, 2017
Emmanuel Macron condemns terrorist attack in Ouagadougou in Burkina FasoEmmanuel Macron condemned an overnight assault by presumed jihadists on a Turkish restaurant in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
Aug 14, 2017
Burkina Faso: Terrorists kill 17 after opening fire at restaurant; second such attack in 2 yearsSuspected Islamic extremists opened fire at a Turkish restaurant late on Sunday in Burkina Faso's capital, killing at least 17 people.
Jul 02, 2017
Emmanuel Macron says France must work with Africa to eradicate 'terrorists, thugs, murderers'France and its African partners must work together to wipe out Islamist militants, President Emmanuel Macron said at a summit in Mali's capital Bamako on Sunday.
Jul 01, 2017
Emmanuel Macron meets with five African heads of state to form 5,000-strong force to counter extremismFrance's president meets Sunday in Mali with African heads of state to support a new 5,000-strong multinational force meant to counter extremism
Feb 07, 2017
Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon overcame odds as coach Hugo Broos gets the lions roaring againA young and inexperienced Cameroon showed much resilience and tenacity to overcome a much-fancied Egypt and win the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Feb 05, 2017
Africa Cup of Nations final preview: Cameroon, Egypt look to cap remarkable revivals by lifting titleEgypt have been African champions a record seven times but were making their comeback in the competition after missing the last three editions of the Cup of Nations amid political upheaval.
Oct 09, 2016
World Cup Qualifiers: Ivory Coast blitz Mali; Burkina Faso snatch draw against South AfricaA three-goal blitz enabled Ivory Coast to whip Mali 3-1 Saturday in World Cup qualifying while Burkina Faso snatched a dramatic 1-1 draw with South Africa after wasting two penalties.
Jan 19, 2016
Al-Qaeda names fighters behind attack on Burkina Faso capitalAl-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) on Monday identified three fighters it says were responsible for attacks in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou over the weekend that killed 29 people.
Jan 19, 2016
Burkina Faso seige: Four jihadis, 28 others dead; victims from 18 countries in al-Qaeda attackThe Al-Qaida fighters who stormed a popular hangout in Burkina Faso's capital at dinnertime came with a mission to kill as many people as possible, firing at people as they moved to a nearby hotel and setting the cafe ablaze, survivors and officials have said.
Jan 16, 2016
Siege by Islamist group in Burkina Faso hotel leaves 20 deadAt least 20 people died and others were taken hostage when Islamist gunmen stormed a hotel in the capital city of Burkina Faso on Friday, a hospital director told Reuters, and al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) claimed responsibility for the attack.