‘So many dead’: Survivors describe terrifying Burkina Faso ambush

Relatives of victims of an attack on a road leading to the Boungou mine, operated by Canadian gold miner Semafo, wait outside a morgue in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso November 8, 2019. REUTERS/Anne Mimault

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) – A mine worker shot during an ambush on a mining convoy in Burkina Faso said on Friday he was one of only three survivors from a bus with up to 80 people aboard, suggesting the death toll may be much higher than officially reported. Abel Kabore, 35, described the attackers, some speaking […]

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