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Burkina Faso church attack: Priest among six killed

PARIS, Francis –Officials in Burkina Faso say Islamist terrorists have killed six people including a priest as Mass was being…

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International Development

Security Concern Forces Peace Corps Volunteers to Leave Burkina Faso

West Africa) — West Africa is enormously vulnerable to Islamic extremism as militant groups based in northern Mali and Libya…

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International Development

Algerian troops seize 40 weapons on border with Mali

North Africa –– The Algerian defense ministry said it has discovered as many as 40 weapons and several amounts of…

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Burkina Faso to invest $700 million to fight extremism

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — Burkina Faso’s government has announced it will invest more than $700 million…

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Entertainment

Afcon 2017: Egypt Reach Ninth Cup Final

Egypt reached a record-tying ninth Africa Cup of Nations final on Wednesday when they defeated Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties…

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Entertainment

Afcon 2017: And Then There Were Four

Over the weekend the remaining eight teams in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations battled for their spot in the…

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Entertainment

Group A: Hosts Gabon Eliminated

After drawing their third group stage match in a row, tournament hosts Gabon have been eliminated from the competition.  They…

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Entertainment

Cameroon Tops Group A While Hosts Gabon Disappoint Again

Cameroon now sit atop the Group A table after Wednesday’s 2-1 victory over long shots Guinea-Bissau.  The win was the nation’s…

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Entertainment

Cup of Nations Full of Draws in Opening Weekend

The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations began this weekend with host nation Gabon opening the competition against underdogs Guinea-Bissau. Tensions…

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