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    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack
    Jan17

    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — As al-Qaida fighters attacked the cafe where he worked, Clement Djiguende was saved by chance: A jihadist who had been firing at patrons simply ran out of bullets. The gun stuck for a moment. Then the militant, dressed in black and a turban, tried several times to reload. That’s when Djiguende and another...

    Lt.-Col. Tim Arsenault assumes command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine from Lt.-Col. Jason Guiney
    Jan17

    Lt.-Col. Tim Arsenault assumes command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine from Lt.-Col. Jason Guiney

    Lieutenant-Colonel Tim Arsenault assumed command on Sunday of Joint Task Force-Ukraine (JTF-U) from Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Guiney during a ceremony which took place at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Starychi, Ukraine, as part of Operation UNIFIER, Canada’s military training mission in Ukraine. As commander of JTF-U,...

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso
    Jan17

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso

    MOSCOW (AP) — Four members of a Ukrainian family, including a 9-year-old child, were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou, Ukraine’s foreign minister said Sunday. …read more Source: U.S....

    4 Members of Ukrainian Family Among Dead in Burkina Faso
    Jan17

    4 Members of Ukrainian Family Among Dead in Burkina Faso

    Ukraine says four members of a Ukrainian family, including a 9-year-old child, were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack
    Jan17

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry says a Ukrainian woman and her daughter were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou. Foreign Ministry spokesman Yevgeny Ignatovsky told 112 Ukraina television on Sunday that the woman and her husband owned the cafe...

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack
    Jan17

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack

    The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry says a Ukrainian woman and her daughter were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack
    Jan17

    Ukrainian woman, daughter among dead in Burkina Faso attack

    The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry says a Ukrainian woman and her daughter were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou. …read more Source: FOX...

    Uneasy times: What to look out for at Davos this year
    Jan17

    Uneasy times: What to look out for at Davos this year

    LONDON (AP) — Extremist attacks, plunging markets, and the break-neck pace of technological innovation. The world is beset by uncertainties as 2,500 business executives, political leaders and activists gather in the Swiss Alpine town of Davos this week. Although the glitzy event, which features speeches, panels and debates, has drawn criticism...

    Four Ukrainians Among Dead In Burkina Faso Attack
    Jan17

    Four Ukrainians Among Dead In Burkina Faso Attack

    Four of the people killed during a January 15 terrorist attack on a hotel and a restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso were Ukrainian citizens, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry announced on January 16. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed
    Jan17

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed

    Canadian politicians strongly condemned a bloody terror attack on a luxury hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, that killed at least 28, including six Quebecers. In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “On behalf of all Canadians, we offer our deepest condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of all those killed and a speedy...