The latest in our series on local jihadist dialogues in the Sahel takes an in-depth look at the accords being struck between militants and communities in Burkina Faso. Check out the fifth story:
Burkina Faso’s stance on dialogue has softened since soldiers launched a putsch in January. The coup leader supports a new strategy blending military operations with dialogue.
Armed assailants kill about 50 people in eastern Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso’s ruling junta is offering support to communities negotiating with jihadists. This is how they are taking the lead in the peace-seeking efforts. @sammednick reports:
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