Burkina Faso - Attack against an army checkpoint (October 12, 2016)


France condemns the attack carried out during the night of October 11 to 12 against the Burkina Faso army checkpoint in Intagom, near the border with Mali, which killed three soldiers.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families and to the Burkina Faso authorities.

France assures Burkina Faso of its solidarity in the face of terrorism, in a struggle that involves all countries in the region.