Burkina Faso declares national mourning over deadly terrorist attack

A two-day national mourning period have been decreed in Burkina Faso following recent terrorist attacks.

President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré announced via Twitter that the two-day mourning would begin Tuesday and end Wednesday.

This comes after the deadly attack in the north of the country that claimed the lives of 43 people. On Sunday, an unidentified armed group burst into the villages of Dinguila and Barga in Yatenga province leaving also leaving many hospitalised with injuries.

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