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News Burkina Faso » Religion: Can Art Bring A Political Change? Iara Lee Discusses BURKINABE RISING

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Can-Art-Bring-A-Political-Change-Iara-Lee-Discusses-BURKINABE-RISING-20180208
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

How can people from different ethnic groups, religions and language find a common ground to express their need for a change in their country? How can creativity and art after all, bring a political change peacefully? "Burkina Faso is the ultimate example ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: U.S. adds Ansarul Islam to terrorist list

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/21/c_136987901.htm
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- The United States on Tuesday added Ansarul Islam, an alleged Burkina Faso-based terrorist group, to its list of global terrorists. According to a statement from the U.S. State Department, Ansarul Islam has launched numerous ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: How Burkina Faso's different religions live in peace

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-37634702
Publication date: Wednesday 12 October 2016

The Pope has invited Burkina Faso's president to the Vatican later this month to see what can be learnt from the West African nation's example of religious tolerance. BBC Africa's Lamine Konkobo is from Burkina Faso and assesses if this can continue in a ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: Raelians’ “Clitoraid” Met With Suspicion in Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://religiondispatches.org/raelians-clitoraid-met-with-suspicion-in-burkina-faso/
Publication date: Wednesday 02 April 2014

In response, Raelians claim this is a case of religious discrimination, pointing to the fact that there are Christian and Muslim hospitals operating in Burkina Faso. Rael, the movement’s founder, has argued that other religions are sexually repressive ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: Do you Know the Reason Behind Different Passport Colors?

News channel or source: https://propakistani.pk/2018/02/07/passports-colored-differently/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

“Most Islamic states use green passports because of the importance of the color in their religion.” It is used in Pakistan, Morocco and Saudi Arabia. Most West African states such as Nigeria and Burkina Faso also have green passports. These tend to ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: Terror in Burkina Faso: 126 hostages freed from Islamist gunmen in hotel siege

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/terror-in-burkina-faso-126-hostages-freed-from-islamist-gunmen-in-hotel-siege-2016-1
Publication date: Friday 15 January 2016

It said fighters had “broke into a restaurant of one of the biggest hotels in the capital of Burkina Faso, and are now entrenched and the clashes are continuing with the enemies of the religion”. Fighters who spoke by phone later ”asserted the fall ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: Al Qaeda branch claims Burkina Faso hotel attack

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20160115-shots-explosions-heard-hotel-burkina-faso-capital-ouagadougou
Publication date: Friday 15 January 2016

Fighters "broke into a restaurant of one of the biggest hotels in the capital of Burkina Faso, and are now entrenched and the clashes are continuing with the enemies of the religion," the message said. Jihadists who spoke by phone later "asserted the fall ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: Burkina Faso attack: Hotel Ybi now under attack after Al-Qaeda terrorists leave 20 dead in Splendid Hotel

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/burkina-faso-attack-hotel-ybi-now-under-attack-after-al-qaeda-terrorists-leave-20-dead-splendid-1538324
Publication date: onday 18 January 2016

It said its members "broke into a restaurant of one of the biggest hotels in the capital of Burkina Faso, and are now entrenched and the clashes are continuing with the enemies of the religion [Islam]" and had witnessed "the fall of many dead Crusaders ...

News Burkina Faso » Religion: How Burkina Faso's different religions live in peace

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-37634702
Publication date: Wednesday 12 October 2016

These are external links and will open in a new window The Pope has invited Burkina Faso's president to the Vatican later this month to see what can be learnt from the West African nation's example of religious tolerance. BBC Africa's Lamine Konkobo is ...