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Burkina Faso army executed over 220 villagers in February, HRW says

Burkina Faso, with its total area of 105,900 square miles (274,200 square kilometers), sits landlocked in the heart of West Africa.It shares its borders with six other nations: Mali to the north and west, Niger to the east, and Benin to the southeast, while to the south it touches Togo, Ghana, and Ivory Coast. The country's geography unfolds over several distinct regions, each with its unique.


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The Burkina Faso military summarily executed at least 223 civilians, including 56 children, in two villages on February 25, 2024.


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Burkina Faso is bounded by Mali to the north and west, Niger to the northeast, Benin to the southeast, and Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, and Togo to the south.. Relief, drainage, and soils. Burkina Faso is situated on an extensive plateau, which is slightly inclined toward the south.The lateritic (red, leached, iron-bearing) layer of rock that covers the underlying crystalline rocks is deeply.


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Burkina Faso has suspended the radio broadcasts of BBC Africa and the U.S-funded Voice of America (VOA) for two weeks over their coverage of a Human Rights Watch (HRW) report accusing the army of.


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26 February. A poor country even by West African standards, landlocked Burkina Faso has suffered from recurring droughts and military coups. A former French colony, it gained independence as Upper.


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Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa.It covers an area of 274,223 km 2 (105,878 sq mi), bordered by Mali to the northwest, Niger to the northeast, Benin to the southeast, Togo and Ghana to the south, and Ivory Coast to the southwest. As of 2021, the country had an estimated population of 23,674,480. Previously called Republic of Upper Volta (1958-1984), it was renamed Burkina.


Burkina Faso’s army executed more than 200 civilians Rights group KahawaTungu

Burkina Faso , formerly Upper Volta, Country, West Africa.A landlocked country, it lies south of the Sahara Desert. Area: 104,542 sq mi (270,764 sq km). Population.


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Background. Many of Burkina Faso's ethnic groups arrived in the region between the 12 th and 15 th centuries. The Gurma and Mossi peoples established several of the largest kingdoms in the area and used horse-mounted warriors in military campaigns.


HRW reveals Burkina Faso massacre of villagers by army — — News — Guardian TV

Overview. Burkina Faso is a low-income Sahelian country with limited natural resources. Its economy is based on agriculture and mining, particularly gold. More than 40% of the population lives below the national poverty line. Burkina Faso ranks 184th out of 191 countries in the 2021-2022 HDI report of the United Nations Development Programme.


Burkina Faso’s Military Forces Killed 223 Civilians Including Babies And Many Children Human

Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa. It covers an area of 274,223 km2 (105,878 sq mi), bordered by Mali to the northwest, Niger to the northeast, Benin to the southeast, Togo and Ghana to the south, and Ivory Coast to the southwest. As of 2021, the country had an estimated population of 23,674,480. Previously called Republic of Upper Volta (1958-1984), it was renamed Burkina.


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Burkina Faso has said a Human Rights Watch report alleging that soldiers killed at least 223 villagers in two attacks on February 25 made "baseless accusations". The HRW report on Thursday.


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Burkina Faso's military in February summarily executed about 223 villagers, including at least 56 children, as part of a campaign against civilians accused of collaborating with jihadist.


The Sankarist government of Ibrahim Traoré in Burkina Faso has passed a bill to stop the

Legislative branch. description: prior to the 2022 coups and adhoc suspension of laws and constitutional provisions, unicameral National Assembly (127 seats; 111 members directly elected in 13 multi-seat constituencies by party-list proportional representation vote and 26 members elected in a nationwide constituency by proportional representation vote; members serve 5-year terms); 71-member.


Burkina Faso suspends media after they covered a report on mass killings Montreal Gazette

Burkina Faso has suspended a number of Western and African media over their coverage of a Human Rights Watch (HRW) report accusing the army of extrajudicial killings, its communications authority.


Burkina Faso shuts down access to several news sites, including "Le Monde" and the TV5 Monde channel

See the Department of State's Travel Advisory for Burkina Faso and Worldwide Caution for current security information.. Terrorism: Violent extremist elements, remain active in Bukina Faso and throughout the region. They have specifically targeted Westerners in attacks and kidnappings. Since January 2016, extremist groups have conducted numerous cross-border attacks in the Sahel region.


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Since July, 2021 the United States has donated 2,973,030 safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine doses with the people of Burkina Faso. This includes 2,502,630 Pfizer and 470,400 J&J doses. Of the 2,973,030 vaccine doses, 100% were donated in partnership with COVAX. The United States is committed to leading an international and coordinated effort.