18 people killed in a attack in Burkina Faso
Aug 14, Ouagadougou: Over eighteen people have been killed and score of people have been wounded in a "terrorist attack" in the centre of the Burkina Faso capital, according to authorities.
Eyewitnesses reported that Reports the gunmen opened fire on customers seated outside a restaurant, the shooting began shortly after 21:00 on Sunday on Ouagadougou's busy Kwame Nkrumah Avenue.
the attack is now over, authorities say, with at least two assailants killed by security forces.Minister of Communication Remis Dandjinou confirmed on Monday that the attack was over, with security forces carrying out checks on neighbouring buildings.
The Oslo Times International News Network