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    31-Oct-2018 to 18:45

    Cycling: Belgium wins sixth stage of Faso Tour

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Team Flanders of Belgium has won the 6th stage of cycling’s Tour du Faso on Wednesday ahead of Germany’s Embrace the World between Sabou and Koudougou, which is 31 km long.

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    31-Oct-2018 to 17:18

    Burkina: Opposition boycotts uprising anniversary events

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The fourth anniversary of a popular uprising which forced President Blaise Compaore from power in Burkina Faso has been marred by divisions culminating in a boycott of the event by the opposition.

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    26-Oct-2018 to 15:03

    President Kaboré, Governor of Canada attend SIAO opening

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) by correspondent Alban Kini — The President of Burkina Faso and the visiting Governor General of Canada, Julie Payette, Friday attended the official opening of the 15th edition of the Ouagadougou International Crafts Fair (SIAO).

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    02-Oct-2018 to 17:04

    Three Burkina gendarmes wounded in ambush

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The gendarmerie brigade at Lanfiera, in northwestern Sourou province of Burkina Faso was the latest target of an overnight attack by unidentified gunmen, seriously wounding three gendarmes, media sources say.

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    26-Sep-2018 to 17:42

    Seven soldiers killed in Burkina mine blast

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — At least seven soldiers have died in an explosion at an artisanal mine in Baraboule, north of Burkina Faso.

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    17-Sep-2018 to 15:12

    Burkina Faso leader on visits Ghana

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) by correspondent Adama Salambéré — The President of Burkina Faso, Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, is paying a working visit to Ghana on September 17 and 18, at the invitation of his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

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    28-Aug-2018 to 16:30

    Seven Burkinabe soldiers killed in ambush

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Seven soldiers in Burkina Faso have died after they were ambushed by unidentified armed individuals on Monday evening, security sources said.

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