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31-May-2020 to 16:26

Terrorists kill 25 civilians in Burkina cattle market

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — At least 25 civilians were killed Saturday after terrorists attacked a cattle market in Kompiembiga, at 15km from Pama in the eastern region of Burkina Faso.

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31-May-2020 to 13:00

Burkina Faso: 15 civilians killed in terrorist attack

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso announced Saturday that at least 15 civilians have been killed in a terrorist attack perpetrated by gunmen in north of the country.

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29-May-2020 to 11:10

Former Rwandan mayor jailed for life over 1994 genocide

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The former mayor of Nyakizu commune in Southern Rwanda, Ladislas Ntaganzwa accused of orchestrating the massacre of thousands of Tutsis during the East African country’s 1994 genocide has been jailed for life in a landmark ruling, a judicial source confirmed Friday to APA in Kigali.

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22-May-2020 to 13:59

Rwanda: Death of most wanted genocide fugitive confirmed

APA – Kigali (Rwanda) — The senior prosecutor at the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, Serge Brammertz on Friday confirmed the death of Augustin Bizimana, one of the major fugitives alleged to have been a senior leader of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.

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19-May-2020 to 18:17

SADC rallies behind Mozambique in fight against terrorism

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Southern African Development Community on Tuesday agreed to rally behind Mozambique which is facing an armed insurgency in its mineral-rich northern Cabo Delgado province.

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14-May-2020 to 10:29

Ivorian authorities investigate alleged kidnapping of journalist

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian Ministry of Justice and Human Rights has opened an investigation to shed light on the case of “Claude Dassé,” an Ivorian journalist allegedly kidnapped, assaulted and threatened with death last week by prison guards at the Abidjan Correction House (MACA), the country’s largest prison.

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08-May-2020 to 12:22

Rwanda Police investigates 'suicide' grenade attack

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda Police said Friday it has launched an investigation into the motives behind a possible suicide attack late Thursday night at a busy at a busy hairdressing salon in Bumbogo, a suburb of Kigali city where a suspected terrorist killed himself leaving 11 other people wounded.

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