Keyword: Burkina Faso

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.

French soldier faces investigation over Burkina Faso child sex abuse

Special forces soldier, 38, who was repatriated to France earlier in the week, faces probe over sexual abuse of two girls aged three and five.

French soldiers accused of sexual abuse of minors in Africa

French military say they informed French judicial authorities and have begun moves to suspend the troops, who are serving in Ouagadougou.

French special forces' commando dies in Burkina Faso

The French defence ministry said army master sergeant Samir Bajja died when his helicopter crashed in the politically volatile African nation.