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News Burkina Faso » History: US Designates Ansarul Islam as Terrorist Organization

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/ansarul-islam-disignated-as-terrorist-organization-by-united-states/4262847.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The U.S. State Department says it is designating the group Ansarul Islam as a global terrorist group because of its history of launching attacks in Burkina Faso near the border with Mali. Ansarul Islam's attacks include a December 2016 attack on members of ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest, and Revolution

News channel or source: https://www.foreignaffairs.com/reviews/capsule-review/2018-02-13/burkina-faso-history-power-protest-and-revolution
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Harsch’s is the first English-language political history of Burkina Faso to appear in many years. It is a superb introduction to this small, landlocked country in the Sahel region, covering the precolonial era, the era of French colonization, and the ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Citizens’ movements tackle corruption, from Guatemala to Ukraine to Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/citizens-movements-tackle-corruption-from-guatemala-to-ukraine-to-burkina-faso/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

What do Burkina Faso’s Blaise Compaoré ... throughout Central America’s largest country—the largest mass political protest in Guatemalan history. The following month, CICIG unveiled recordings of phone conversations that directly linked both ...

News Burkina Faso » History: How to work on a high-tech global project with limited internet, phone connection

News channel or source: https://www.icij.org/blog/2018/02/work-high-tech-global-project-limited-internet-phone-connection/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Ask Yacouba Ladji Bama, an award-winning investigative journalist and the editor-in-chief of Burkina Faso’s newspaper ... high-profile ministers in the country’s recent, coup-ridden, history. Bama learned all he knows on the job after finishing ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Senegal’s Rappers Continue to ‘Cry from the Heart’ for a More Just Society

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/223779/senegals-rappers-continue-to-sing-for-a-more-just-society/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is recognised as a seminal moment in American history and a triumph for non-violent ... movements in Africa including Balai Citoyen in Burkina Faso. In 2014, the group released a follow up album featuring ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Burkina Faso v Tunisia: History not preoccupying Kasperczak

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/news/burkina-faso-v-tunisia-history-163533313.html
Publication date: Friday 27 January 2017

Henryk Kasperczak will not be preoccupied with the past when Tunisia face Burkina Faso in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals in Libreville on Saturday. Kasperczak was at the helm when Tunisia were eliminated 8-7 on penalties at the same stage by ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Feature: South Africa vs Burkina Faso history

News channel or source: http://www.goal.com/en-za/news/feature-south-africa-vs-burkina-faso-history/5tqjan48ijvj1pkolvygxgjuq
Publication date: Wednesday 04 October 2017

The South Africa national team, Bafana Bafana, will lock horns with Burkina ... Faso was also during the 2006 qualifying campaign, where goals by Steven Pienaar and Shaun Bartlett were the difference at the FNB Stadium. Article continues below But if ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Burkina Faso: Ghost of 'Africa's Che Guevara'

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2014/10/burkina-faso-thomas-sankara-africa-che-guevara-2014103017525682241.html
Publication date: hursday 30 October 2014

Now, the man widely believed to be behind it, Burkina Faso's president, has watched as his parliament was set ablaze by furious protesters who want him gone. Many of the protesters say the history of the slain 1980s leader partly inspired them to rise ...

News Burkina Faso » History: Egypt inspired by history, Burkina Faso by a phone call

News channel or source: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/jan/31/egypt-inspired-by-history-burkina-faso-by-a-phone-/
Publication date: uesday 31 January 2017

LIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) - Egypt has a history of success at the African Cup of Nations for its inspiration. Semifinal opponent Burkina Faso got a phone call from Jose Mourinho. The first semi at the African championship in Gabon on Wednesday pits Egypt ...