Mali: JNIM claimed IED attack against the Swedish contingent of MINUSMA near Soumpi, Tombouctou Region on February 26

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16 August 2018
4 South African army instructors #SouthAfrica were killed in attack on #Afgooye according to Harakat #AlShabaab Al-Mujahideen
Harakat #AlShabaab Al-Mujahidin (#AQ) announces it has destroyed 17 vehicles and killed 23 AMISOM troops during its successful assault on #Balcad #Somalie
Algeria: ANP discovered 280 rounds of 23mm caliber (HMG) yesterday in the area of Bordj Badji Mokhtar, near the Mali border
Somaliland Info Minister Abdirahman Guri-Barwaqo responds to @SomaliPM's rejection of Berbera port deal. Guri-Barwaqo says Somaliland has right to enter agreements, says Berbera port deal was signed Somali PM was in UAE
Burkina Faso probes deadly attacks on Ouagadougou as authorities confirm eight dead, 12 seriously injured in raids on French embassy and military HQ
Troop contributing countries say the reduction of AMISOM forces has undermined capacity of the AU peacekeeping mission in Somalia; call for restoration of troop strength to previous levels. AMISOM withdrew 1,000 soldiers from Somalia late last year
Mali: JNIM claimed the IED attack that struck a Malian army vehicle near Dioura (regional border between Ségou and Mopti) on February 275 month ago
Mali: JNIM claimed the IED attack that struck a Malian army vehicle near Dioura (regional border between Ségou and Mopti) on February 27
Mali: JNIM claimed IED attack against the Swedish contingent of MINUSMA near Soumpi, Tombouctou Region on February 26
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan concludes his tour of African countries with a few hours in Mali
Sudan to return ambassador to Cairo: foreign minister
5 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 50km ESE of Kisanga, Tanzania
Burkina Faso : Aftermath of today's events at the EMGA HQ in Ouagadougou, a lot of destruction
Burkina Faso: update - Security minister confirmed total death of 8 soldiers and 80 wounded (civilians and military: unclear), and also confirmed the use of VBIED by assailants at the Army's HQ. Said all 8 assailants were killed and didn't mention the arrest of 2 others. Sahel
Ouagadougou attack targeted Burkina and France, says Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian
At least 28 killed in the islamist attack on Burkina Faso HQ army in the capital of Ouagadougou
Ethiopia's parliament ratifies emergency rule imposed after PM's resignation
Two attackers killed in attack on Burkina Faso military HQ: minister
Attack in Ouagadougou: Rémi Fulgrance Djandinou, spokesman of the Burkinabé government declares on @France24 that the attack is "still in progress" at the headquarters of the Armies. And is "finished" at the French Embassy
@SomaliPM states that Somali govt was neither consulted nor involved in the Berbera port agreement (between DP World, Somaliland, and Ethiopia). Khaire says govt is opposed to the deal and he opens the door for the possibility of taking legal action.
Situation 'under control' after attacks on French missions in Burkina Faso capital: French govt sources
Four attackers killed in raid on French embassy, military HQ in Burkina Faso capital: govt
Burkina Faso: 4 assailants killed near French embassy and 3 others at Army HQ, according to local media
5 month ago
United Nations confirms 3 aid workers killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in town of Rann near Nigeria's border with Cameroon, and says a female nurse is missing and feared abducted
The 5 armed men who police say are Islamist terrorist attempted to storm the French Embassy but failed, then decided to storm the military HQs in Ouagadougou. French military helicopters with Special forces are on the ground of the embassy
Burkina Faso police director general says capital is being attacked by suspected Islamic extremists
Gunshots and explosions reported in the area around the army HQ and the French embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Eyewtinesses report 5 armed men being involved Local reports the attack in carried out by soldiers and not militants.
Somali troops and Amisom forces have retaken Bal'ad town following the withdrawal of Al Shabab militants
Burkina Faso police: attack in the heart of the capital near the Prime Minister and the United Nations Office
'Attack under way' at French embassy and French institute in Burkina Faso capital Ouagadougou - French Embassy
Burkina Faso: Heavy gunfire still ongoing, French army deployed to the embassy
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