A man suspected of having participated on Friday 2nd March in the attack of the Burkina Faso’s army headquarters in Ouagadougou was heard on Sunday by the investigators, a government source in Burkina Faso told AFP . He could even be “a mastermind” of the attack, according to this source, who added that there are…

Armed men attacked the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou Friday morning 2 March 2018 targeting several strategic points. According to local witnesses, armed men targeted the area of the Prime minister’s office, the French Embassy, as well as the army headquarters and the French Institute (Institut Français). At least four armed men fired at passers-by in the…

France announced on Friday 16 February 2018 that it has taken a significant blow to the jihadist armed groups in Mali, by a “daring” raid by the French forces of the Barkhane operation in which about twenty jihadists, among whom some leaders, were killed or captured in the north-east of the country. “Twenty-three terrorists, including…

An organization claiming to be part of the Islamic State (ISIS) group assured that all Sahelian jihadists were “reaching out” to fight the joint force of five countries in the region. The group, led by Adnan Abu Walid Sahrawi and called “Islamic State in the Greater Sahara” (ISGS), claimed on Friday a series of attacks,…