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Attack on Burkina Faso defence outpost kills at least 20

Government denounces ‘cowardly and barbaric attack’ that killed 19 gendarmes and a civilian.Gunmen have killed at least 19 gendarmes and a civilian in northern Burkina Faso, in the tri-border region where the country has for years been battling armed groups. Security Minister Maxime Kone told state media on Sunday the toll from the attack on…