Over 100 Killed in Suspected Terrorist Attack in Northern Burkina Faso

During an overnight attack on June 4, a group of suspected extremists killed as many as 132 people, including 7 children, in the village of Solhan in the Yagha province in Burkina Faso. One local source described to the Agence France-Presse (AFP) traumatic scenes of gunmen methodically orchestrating “executions.” Government reports also state that resident houses and the village market were burnt down. The attacks have drawn immediate condemnation from