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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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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)…

Security Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Heightened police presence
A heightened police presence in Ouagadougou continues, with ongoing police operations in multiple neighborhoods.

Security Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Curfew Announced, Schools Open
Heightened police presence in Ouagadougou. U.S. government personnel are subject to an Embassy-imposed curfew from 10:00 PM to dawn, until further…