7 Aug a group of terrorists carried out a RAID on a cattle market in the area of Fada N Gourma in the East of Burkina Faso, they killed 20 people, leaving many wounded. This is with reference to the local authority informs the Associated Press.
The Governor of the region declared the beginning of investigation; he urged people to work closely with the army.
In attacks by Islamic groups in 2019 in Burkina Faso, killed about 2,000 people, almost 1 million fled their homes. Tothe number of attacks in the Eastern regions this year has increased by almost 75% compared to last, according to the Agency, studied the reports of humanitarian missions.
According to local residents, early in the week, jihadists killed a farmer in the village, located about 15 kilometers from the market. Local militias also operate in the area, and human rights groups have accused them of killing civilians suspected of supporting Jihad.