Burkina Faso must probe death of terror detainees – rights group

Burkina Faso must probe death of terror detainees – rights group

A Human Rights group, CISC, is calling on authorities in Burkina Faso to explain the death in detention of alleged terrorism suspects.

The group of 12 persons detained overnight on suspicion of terrorism were found dead in their police cells last week.

At a recent press conference, the rights group denounced the untimely deaths and accused the security forces of “coldly executing” the detainees.

Maître Ambroise Farama, lawyer for CISC said: “Everything leads us to believe that they were ke…
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