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Car Bombing - Hotel in Burkina Faso - At Least 20 Dead Watch

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    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-35330169

    Eyewitnesses said two car bombs went off outside the Splendid hotel at around 19:30 local time (same as GMT).

    Three to four masked men then stormed the Splendid Hotel, which is used by UN staff and westerners, witnesses said.

    Robert Sangare, a hospital director in the city, said at least 20 people had died and 15 more wounded.

    French ambassador Gilles Thibault tweeted that an operation to free hostages from the hotel was under way, and witnesses said part of the hotel was on fire.

    Foreign Minister Alpha Barry had earlier said he would not rule out the co-operation of French troops.

    One group that monitors jihadist networks said al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghrebclaimed it was behind the attack.

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    Yeh but, no but,
    They ain't Muslims bro.
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    (Original post by caravaggio2)
    Yeh but, no but,
    They ain't Muslims bro.
    Of course not, can't be.
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    Shocking case of kaffirophobia again.
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    Another day, another country. same sheeit
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    (Original post by BaconandSauce)
    Shocking case of kaffirophobia again.
    Well, in all fairness, it could be that wicked Mossad up to mischief again.
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    >Alpha Barry

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    (Original post by AllahFubar)
    Well, in all fairness, it could be that wicked Mossad up to mischief again.
    True and we can't discount the dark hand of the illuminati
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    (Original post by BaconandSauce)
    True and we can't discount the dark hand of the illuminati
    Ah yes, very good possibility.
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    Congratulations to the French and Burkinabe troops for rescuing those that could be.
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    Rest in peace. It annoys me how soon, people will forget about news like this because it's just so common, like the one in Mali a few years ago
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    Religion of peace
 
 
 
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