Burkina Faso Church Attack: at Least Five Killed Including Priest

The victims were gunned down around noon on Sunday, after armed men arrived on motorbikes and entered the building towards the end of a service.  The attackers shot their guns into the air before killing their victims.  At least two people are missing, according to a security source who spoke to the AFP news agency.  The priest’s two sons were killed alongside him in the attack, according to BBC Africa.  The church they died in is in the parish of Silgadji and the suspects are believed to have fled north to the Mali border.  Burkina Faso has been plagued by terrorist attacks in recent years.  Read more: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/burkina-faso-church-attack-soum-silgadji-priest-killed-terror-police-a8890866.html