09 noiembrie 2019

'So many dead' in attack on mine workers in Burkina Faso


Survivors of a deadly ambush on a convoy of mine workers in eastern Burkina Faso, say “so many” people are dead, while regional authorities initially put the death toll at 40.A convoy of buses came under attack on Wednesday as they were transporting workers of a Canadian mining firm on a road leading to the Boungou mine, in the country's eastern state of Borno.Regional officials initially put the death toll at about 40, but a man, identified as Abel Kabore, who survived the attack told Reuters [...]