A “ten police officers” were killed Monday evening in an ambush of suspected jihadists in northern Burkina Faso, and several “are missing,” AFP learned Tuesday from security sources.
    “On Monday evening, a team from the police detachment was ambushed by armed individuals in the vicinity of Barsalogho,” a municipality in the Center-North region, said a security source. “The provisional toll is a dozen police officers killed, and elements reported missing”, according to this source. The attack was confirmed by another source from the Burkinabè security services.

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