Tag: Burkina Faso

Dozens of civilians killed in Burkina Faso terrorist attack

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

Rising islamist threat in the Sahel region, Bishop says

25 soldiers killed in recent attack on Niger's border with Mali

Burkina Faso: Islamist armed groups threatens Christians and civilians

Last year over 250 people were killed in targeted attacks.

Civilians killed in Burkina Faso attack

An attack by Islamic extremists on Christmas Eve leaves 35 civilians dead in the West African state of Burkina Faso.

Christianity and persecution increase in Africa

As Christianity grows quickly across the continent, the potential for inter-religious conflict increases.

Hungarian visit to Burkina Faso to consult local Christians in person

Mr Azbej reassured members of the local persecuted Christian community of the Hungarian people’s solidarity

14 Christians killed during church service in Burkina Faso

Following the onslaught, the gunmen fled on motorbikes.

UN warns of imminent humanitarian crisis in the Sahel

More than 860,000 people have been displaced in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger due to growing extremist attacks

Seven Christians killed by Islamist militants in Burkina Faso

The assassins declared that this is the way they will treat all Christians of the country