Church Attack Kills 24 in Burkina Faso

Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

Suspected Islamic gunmen interrupted a weekly worship service at a Protestant church in northern Burkina Faso, killing 24 people, authorities confirmed late Monday, February 17. Another 18 people were wounded in Sunday’s attack rocking Pansy town in Yagha province, the regional governor said.

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Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

Scores of people killed in Burkina Faso as war against Christians by Muslim extremists escalates

Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

Between 10 and 50 people were killed in northern Burkina Faso Sunday, as a refugee crisis from Islamic attacks on the country's Christian population has already created 530,000 displaced persons in the West African country.

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Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

'Pray that Christians Would Not Be Tempted,' Believers Ask As Burkina Faso Becomes Most Recent Victim of Muslim Extremism in Africa

Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

Another African country is falling prey to jihadism, as Muslim extremist ideologies sweep across Burkina Faso, targeting Christians.

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Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

Islamic Radical Ideology Sweeps Across Burkina Faso, Targeting Christians

Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso

The entire Christian population of a town in Burkina Faso was forced to flee following two attacks by radicals as the shadow of Islamism creeps across the Western African nation.

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Christian Persecution » Burkina Faso