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VOA, BBC/Africa broadcasts suspended in Burkina Faso

On Thursday, Burkina suspended broadcasts of the Voice of America and BBC/Africa for two weeks following the broadcast of news stories about a Human Rights Watch report accusing the Burkinabè army of abuses against civilian populations. This event took place on 04/25/2024 at the following location: Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

Incident Type: Political Conflict

Event Type: Statement

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: VOA