Tag: Burkina Faso

Sub-Saharan Africa remains one the most dangerous regions for Christians

Christianophobia in Africa is the result of decades of sharia law propaganda targeting non-Muslims.

Excessive power of volunteer defense forces in Burkina Faso backfires

Volunteer armed forces have been established nominally against jihadism, however they can be used for unlawful purposes.

Interreligious dialogue can help resolve insecurity in the Sahel

Africa’s Sahel region, especially Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger and Chad have been on the receiving end of recurrent terrorist attacks

Burkina Faso priest: 'our country runs the risk of disappearing'

"More and more Christians are becoming the victims of Islamist persecution."

Episcopate of Burkina Faso: 'Our country is on the verge of extinction.'

"The risk of Burkina Faso disappearing is real", says Secretary-general of the Episcopal Conference of Burkina Faso and Niger.

Civilian Deaths due to Conflict Rise in Burkina Faso by 650%

The actual number in 2018 was 173 total deaths. This jumped to 1295 deaths in 2019.

9 terrorists killed in attack in Burkina Faso

A total of nine terrorists were killed and one arrested after an attack on army position Monday in the east of Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso: Dozens killed in attack

An intensifying humanitarian crisis is evolving in the West African country.

Dozens of civilians killed in Burkina Faso terrorist attack

Thirtysix people were killed which the government has called a terrorist attack.