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Burn marks on the side of a yellow building

The burned windows and doors of a village school in Tougan commune, Boucle du Mouhoun region, Burkina Faso, damaged in an attack by armed men the night of December 10, 2019. The attackers threatened, tied, and beat the school guard; threatened a school administrator; and set fire to documents and books inside the school. “One [attacker] said, ‘Under the regime of [president] Roch Kaboré, there will be no school,’” the administrator said.

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