Nigeria, Myanmar, Climate & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 June 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Nigeria, Myanmar, Climate & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 June 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – G7 – Syria – Security Council  – Nigeria – Burkina Faso – Ethiopia – Myanmar – UN Central Emergency … Read more Nigeria, Myanmar, Climate & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 June 2021)

Survivor of Burkina Faso massacre: ‘They killed a baby and left its mother alive’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Survivor of Burkina Faso massacre: ‘They killed a baby and left its mother alive’” – below is their description. In early June, the #Burkinabe village of #Solhan was the scene of the #deadliest terror #attack the country had seen since 2015. Inhabitants in the restive region are now … Read more Survivor of Burkina Faso massacre: ‘They killed a baby and left its mother alive’

Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition:  More than 7,000 people have fled Burkina Faso’s volatile north following the bloodiest massacre in a six-year-old jihadist insurgency. At least 138 men, women and children were “executed” and nearly 40 … Read more Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

Burkina Faso faces outbreak of conflict after Mali turmoil spillover

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Burkina Faso faces outbreak of conflict after Mali turmoil spillover” – below is their description. The instability in Mali has spread across the Sahel region, including Burkina Faso, which is struggling to fight back against armed groups. Burkina Faso Prime Minister Christophe Dabire said the attack on … Read more Burkina Faso faces outbreak of conflict after Mali turmoil spillover

Thousands of women and children flee Burkina Faso massacre

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Thousands of women and children flee Burkina Faso massacre” – below is their description. #BurkinaFaso’s government said Tuesday that more than 7,000 families had #fled the country’s volatile north following the worst #jihadist #massacre in years, while the UN refugee agency tallied 3,300 people. “Steps have already … Read more Thousands of women and children flee Burkina Faso massacre

Burkina Faso: Islamist groups target civilians in ‘cycle of vendettas’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Burkina Faso: Islamist groups target civilians in ‘cycle of vendettas’” – below is their description. At least 160 civilians, including volunteer anti-terrorism fighters, were killed in northern Burkina Faso on Friday in the deadliest Islamist attack in the country since 2015, plunging the country once more into … Read more Burkina Faso: Islamist groups target civilians in ‘cycle of vendettas’

Angela Merkel’s CDU party celebrates victory over far-right AfD in local election

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Angela Merkel’s CDU party celebrates victory over far-right AfD in local election” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Monday, June 7, 2021: We look at reactions to Burkina Faso’s worst terrorist attack in recent years. Next, we look at an editorial piece published by … Read more Angela Merkel’s CDU party celebrates victory over far-right AfD in local election

At least 160 killed in deadliest Burkina Faso attack since 2015

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “At least 160 killed in deadliest Burkina Faso attack since 2015” – below is their description. Suspected #jihadists #massacred at least 160 civilians, including around 20 children, in a village in #BurkinaFaso’s volatile north, the deadliest #attack since #Islamist #violence erupted in the West #African country in … Read more At least 160 killed in deadliest Burkina Faso attack since 2015

At least 160 killed in deadliest attack in Burkina Faso since 2015

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “At least 160 killed in deadliest attack in Burkina Faso since 2015” – below is their description. Suspected jihadists have massacred at least 160 civilians in Burkina Faso’s volatile north, in the deadliest attacks since Islamist violence erupted in the west African country in 2015, officials said Sunday. … Read more At least 160 killed in deadliest attack in Burkina Faso since 2015

Burkina Faso: Armed group massacres dozens in nighttime raid | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Burkina Faso: Armed group massacres dozens in nighttime raid | DW News” – below is their description. Armed attackers have killed more than 130 civilians in the west African nation of Burkina Faso. Authorities believe Islamist militants were behind the massacre. It took place in the village of … Read more Burkina Faso: Armed group massacres dozens in nighttime raid | DW News

Burkina Faso attack: More than 130 killed in village raid

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Burkina Faso attack: More than 130 killed in village raid” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Armed men have killed more than 130 people in an attack on a village in northern Burkina Faso, the worst attack in the country in recent years, the government said. The … Read more Burkina Faso attack: More than 130 killed in village raid

Attackers kill 100 civilians in Burkina Faso village raid

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Attackers kill 100 civilians in Burkina Faso village raid” – below is their description. Armed assailants have killed about 100 civilians in an overnight attack on a village in northern Burkina Faso. The attackers struck during the night on Friday, killing residents of the village of Solhan … Read more Attackers kill 100 civilians in Burkina Faso village raid

2021 Global Report on Food Crises – The Food and Agriculture Organization & The World Food Programme

United Nations published this video item, entitled “2021 Global Report on Food Crises – The Food and Agriculture Organization & The World Food Programme” – below is their description. The stark warning from the 2021 Global Report on Food Crises released on Wednesday revealed that conflict, or economic shocks that are often related to COVID-19 … Read more 2021 Global Report on Food Crises – The Food and Agriculture Organization & The World Food Programme

Millions staring at famine as food insecurity soars: Report

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Millions staring at famine as food insecurity soars: Report” – below is their description. More and more people are facing acute food insecurity. A new UN report says at least 150 million people in 55 countries are at risk of hunger. War and conflict are the main … Read more Millions staring at famine as food insecurity soars: Report

Dozens killed in suspected jihadist attack in eastern Burkina Faso

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Dozens killed in suspected jihadist attack in eastern Burkina Faso” – below is their description. At least 30 people were killed by gunmen in eastern Burkina Faso Monday, according to the government. The attack occurred in Kodyel village in the Komandjari province near the border with Niger, … Read more Dozens killed in suspected jihadist attack in eastern Burkina Faso