France warns of jihadist kidnap threats in Burkina Faso park


The UNESCO World Heritage park, which attracts thousands of tourists, is being targeted by Malian jihadists say French officials.

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The French embassy on Wednesday warned its citizens against travelling to a national park in eastern Burkina Faso after reports that Malian jihadists were threatening to kidnap foreigners, reports Reuters.