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Ouagadougou Attack: The Sahel Terrorist Threat Evolves
On March 2, assailants carried out simultaneous, complex attacks on the Burkinabé Military General Staff Headquarters (Army HQ) and French Embassy in…

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Demonstration Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Commemoration Activity
Two separate events taking place. Gathering points include, but are not limited to, the Monument aux Héros Nationaux and la Place de la Revolution…

Security Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Counterterrorism Activity
Burkinabe security forces have conducted recent counterterrorism activities in light of terrorist attacks at downtown public venues. U.S. citizens…

Security Alert: Ouagadougou ( Burkina Faso), Heightened Police Presence in Ouagadougou
Heightened police presence in Ouagadougou continues. U.S. government employees under Chief of Mission authority (U.S. citizens and family members)…