WORLD 14 students killed in NW Burkina Faso

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14 students killed in NW Burkina Faso

Xinhua

21:16, January 04, 2020

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OUAGADOUGOU, Jan. 4 (Xinhua) -- Fourteen students died on Saturday morning in Toeni, Sourou province, in north-western Burkina Faso when the bus transporting them jumped on a mine, Xinhua learned from a security source.

"A bus transporting students to the city of Toma jumped on a mine. The death toll is 14 and four injured," an army official said on condition of anonymity to Xinhua.

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