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    02-Sep-2017 to 09:24

    Burkina Faso: Customs official killed in attack on gendarmerie

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Six unidentified persons raided the gendarmerie station of Djibasso near the border between Burkina Faso and Mali, killing one customs official, the High Commissioner of the Burkina province of Kossi, Alfred Ouanre, said.

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    23-Aug-2017 to 13:34

    Coris Bank generates net profit of 10.073b CFA in first half of 2017

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Pan-African banking group Coris Bank International (CBI), based in Ouagadougou Burkina Faso, posted a net profit of 10.073 billion CFA in the first half of 2017, officials told APA Wednesday.

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    19-Aug-2017 to 16:13

    Burkina Faso stages silent march to denounce terrorism

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Hundreds of people marched silently Saturday in Ouagadougou, following last Sunday’s terrorist attack on the Aziz Istanbul Restaurant (in the heart of the Burkinabe capital), in which 18 people were killed.

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    19-Aug-2017 to 13:17

    Burkinabe National Assembly Speaker dies in Paris

    APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Burkina Faso’s National Assembly Speaker, Salifou Diallo has passed away on Saturday in the French capital Paris, Marc Christian Kabore has announced.

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    17-Aug-2017 to 20:40

    Ouagadougou terror survivor recounts fright of her life

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Four employees of the restaurant Aziz Istanbul which was attacked by terrorists on 13 August in Ouagadougou said they saved their lives by hiding in an empty container for almost six hours.

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    16-Aug-2017 to 21:31

    Terror aftermath: Targeted Ouagadougou eatery struggling for business

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Aziz Istanbul Restaurant in Ouagodougou is still struggling to resume brisk business two days after it was targeted in a terrorist attack which killed 18 people.

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    14-Aug-2017 to 15:51

    OIC condemns Ouagadougou attack

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in a statement copied to APA on Monday condemned the terrorist attack on Sunday night on the “Istanbul” Restaurant in Ouagadougou, calling the killing of 18 people and the injury of eight others “cowardly and despicable crimes.”

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