Burkina Faso

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans attack Trump's tariff plan, feds reviewing California mayor's warning about ICE raids, two more Trump officials reportedly headed out, and more.
VICE Staff
3.2.18
Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso capital rocked by embassy "terror attack"

"Stay hidden where you are.”
David Gilbert
3.2.18
africa

The U.S. military is conducting secret missions all over Africa

U.S. military presence in Africa is already huge and still growing.
Nick Turse
10.25.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Man accused of Charlottesville killing to appear in court, top US officials say no imminent threat of war with North Korea, Mike Pence defends Trump's response to Charlottesville, and more.
VICE Staff
8.14.17
Burkina Faso

20 dead in terrorist attack on Turkish restaurant in the Sahel

Tim Hume
8.14.17
Art

A Village in Burkina Faso Is Run on Art

Operndorf Afrika is cultural education done right.
Catherine Chapman
10.21.16
africa

Islamist Militants in West Africa Plan to Attack Ghana and Togo Next, Says Government

Ghana's immigration service released a memo stating that Ghana and Togo will be the next targets for Islamist fighters, following high-profile attacks this year in Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast.
Reuters and VICE News
4.15.16
africa

Al Qaeda Says It Carried Out Ivory Coast Beach Attack as Revenge Against France

The militants said Sunday's raid in Grand Bassam, which killed 18 people, was meant as a warning for countries who have allied with France and its military operations in West Africa.
VICE News and Reuters
3.16.16
africa

Al Qaeda Militants Stopped for Beers Before Launching Deadly Beach Attack in Ivory Coast

Four men arrived in a Ford saloon car at a beachside bar around noon on Sunday, according to a waiter at the establishment, before launching the attack that killed 18 people.
Reuters and VICE News
3.15.16
africa

Bloody Attacks on Ivory Coast Hotels Raise Profile of African al Qaeda Branch

This is the third time in recent months that the North African-based group al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb has claimed responsibility for an attack on soft targets in West Africa.
Kayla Ruble
3.14.16
africa

Senegal Tries to Prevent Terror Attack by Rounding Up 900 People for Interrogations

After a series of deadly attacks by militants in West Africa, authorities in Senegal reportedly questioned hundreds of people over the weekend.
VICE News and Reuters
1.26.16
americas

Husband of Burkina Faso Terror Victim Hangs Up on Justin Trudeau in Anger

"I hung up in his face. And it felt good,” Yves Richard told a Montreal radio station on Thursday. His wife was among six Canadians killed in the Friday assault on the capital of Burkina Faso.
Rachel Browne
1.21.16
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