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Dead in attack on restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso

Dead in attack on restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso

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In an attack on a restaurant in Burkina Faso are seventeen people to the life to come. A further eight people were injured.

Armed men opened on Sunday fire at the Turkish restaurant, Aziz Istanbul in the capital Ouagadougou.

According to witnesses, stormed the visitors out of the restaurant when there was a shot. Security forces came and closed the area off.

It is unknown who the culprits are. The minister of Communications does not exclude that the attack was carried out by islamic extremists. He made the death toll on television known.

According to the BBC, is Aziz Istanbul near the restaurant and hotel where at the beginning of last year, a hostage situation was. When there were thirty dead, including a Dutch citizen.

See also:
Dutchman killed in hostage Burkina Faso

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