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More than three years of attacks and threats by radical Islamists has led to the closure of hundreds of schools.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP/File)

Hundreds of schools shut in Burkina Faso over jihadi attacks

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In Burkina Faso, a country struggling to contain jihadist violence, education is one of the victims of the insurgency, w ...

October 26, 2018

Africa's largest crafts fair opened Friday in the Burkina Faso capital Ouagadougou under the shadow of growing terror an ...

October 23, 2018

No one was killed when gunmen on motorcycles stormed a police station in Burkina Faso's restless north last week -- but ...

October 11, 2018

An alarming increase in deadly jihadist attacks has led to expanded French military action in Burkina Faso, a marked shi ...

October 4, 2018

Six soldiers were killed Thursday and several others seriously injured when their vehicle hit an improvised explosive de ...

September 26, 2018

Eight soldiers were killed by a blast in northern Burkina Faso on Wednesday, in the latest blow to the poor Sahel countr ...

September 21, 2018

WASHINGTON, September 20, 2018 - The World Bank today approved a $30 million International Development Associatio ...

September 15, 2018

At least nine civilians have been killed in twin attacks in eastern Burkina Faso, a poor West African country where jiha ...

September 15, 2018

At least civilians have been killed in twin attacks in eastern Burkina Faso, a poor West African country where jihadists ...

September 1, 2018

Thousands of people attended the funerals of seven soldiers killed in a roadside bombing in eastern Burkina Faso, in a c ...

August 28, 2018

Seven members of the security forces were killed early Tuesday after their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in eastern Bur ...

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