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Burkina Faso faces a declining security situation in the northern regions as frequent militant attacks sparked a wave of panic in the country.
Gunmen kill priest, worshippers in Burkina Faso church
Mali attack killed 35 people, left another 90 wounded
Attack on military camp claimed lives of 12 soldiers
Security forces in Burkina Faso, backed by French troops, retook a hotel in Ouagadougou after Al-Qaeda affiliated militants controlled it earlier
By Dr Cesar Chelala One of my most persistent memories of my friend Albert Sabin, who developed an oral vaccine against poliomyelitis (polio), was how, when we met after one of my health-related missions overseas, he would question me about the polio situation in the country I visited. I am sure he would be dismayed …
Colonel Zida transferring power to retired diplomat, in move Egypt foreign ministry says shows “political maturity”