At least eight killed in Burkina Faso twin attacks

Two terror attacks were carried out in the villages of Diabiga and Kompienbiga overnight

Ouagadougou: At least eight civilians have been killed in twin attacks in eastern Burkina Faso, a poor West African country where rebels have been gaining ground, local authorities said Saturday.

“Two terror attacks were carried out in the villages of Diabiga and Kompienbiga” overnight in eastern Kompienga province, claiming at least eight lives, the regional governor said in a statement. 

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