Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP
Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP
Africa

Gunmen kill at least 160 in Burkina Faso’s deadliest attack in years

  • The armed assailants also burned homes and a market in Sohlan village in Yagha province bordering Mali
  • Since 2015 Burkina Faso has struggled to fight back against deadly attacks from jihadist groups

Topic |   Africa
Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP
Soldiers patrol a town in Burkina Faso. File photo: AFP
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