At least 18 people were killed and several others injured following an attack by gunmen at a cafe in the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou.
At least 12 soldiers have reportedly been killed, and another two are missing, following a militant attack, in Burkina Faso.
Two Dutch soldiers have been killed, and another seriously wounded, following a training accident, as part of the United Nations peacekeeping mission, in Mali.
At least four people have been killed, following two separate attacks by Islamist militants, from al-Qaeda and Boko Haram, in Niger.
French forces have reportedly killed a Spanish al-Qaeda commander, during an operation in northern Mali.
At least four soldiers have been killed, in two separate attacks, in northern Mali.
Burkina Faso troops have retaken control of a hotel, in the country’s capital, Ouagadougou, after a terrorist attack in the city killed two dozen people, including foreigners, and took over 150 hostages.
France has warned its citizens against travel to a national park, in eastern Burkina Faso, due to reports of Malian jihadists threatening to kidnap foreigners.
At least five Islamist militants have reportedly been killed, by Malian troops, near the country’s border with Burkina Faso.
At least three gendarmes have been killed, following an ambush on a gendarmerie brigade, by around 50 gunmen, in Burkina Faso.