Seventeen killed, 8 wounded in attack on Burkina Faso restaurant

By REUTERS
August 14, 2017 05:17
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OUAGADOUGOU - At least 17 people were killed and eight wounded in a provisional toll from an attack on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou, overnight, Communications Minister Remi Dandjinou told a news conference on Monday.

Gunmen attacked the Aziz Istanbul restaurant late on Sunday and security forces were deployed to try to end the attack.


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