Jihadi militants killed at least three soldiers and eight civilian auxiliaries in an attack Saturday in Burkina Faso’s volatile north, security sources told AFP. The soldiers, who were patrolling with the auxiliaries, were caught in an ambush in the district of Bouroum, one source said. Another source, confirming the attack, said the toll could rise, adding that two people were still unaccounted for. The ambush happened near Silmangue, in Namentenga province, the source said. The latest attack comes after a September 30 coup that ousted Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba — who himself seized power in January — and
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Basketball Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo is undergoing treatment in Atlanta for a brain tumor, the NBA announced Saturday. Mutombo has been one of the NBA’s global ambassadors for years, and recently appeared at Hall of Fame enshrinement events in Springfield, Massachusetts, and a pair of preseason games in Saitama, Japan. He also appeared with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at an event in the Congo, Mutombo’s native country, in August. “He is receiving the best care possible from a collaborative team of specialists in Atlanta and is in great spirits as he begins treatment,” Mutombo’s
KYIV, Ukraine is rallying African countries to change their stance and start condemning the Russian invasion of its territory, in the latest diplomatic push to seek support from the continent. Dmytro Kuleba, the Ukrainian Foreign Minister, told African journalists he was pleased with the “right direction” taken by some countries from abstaining or voting in favour of a UN resolution to condemn Russia’s referendum to annex Ukrainian territories. He said, however, there was need to show more support against the war. “The world is united in support for Ukraine, including many African countries,” Kuleba said in a digital
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SHANGHAI, 15 octobre 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Les deux dernières décennies ont été le témoin de l’évolution la plus rapide des technologies de communication sans fil qui ont remodelé la société moderne. SIMCom, un fournisseur mondial de modules et de solutions de communication sans fil, est constamment un pionnier dominant dans l’industrie depuis 2002. Au cours […]