French government sources said there had been no French casualties and described the situation in Ouagadougou as "under control".
The Paris prosecutor's office has opened a preliminary investigation into attempted murder because the French Embassy was among targets of the attack, a judicial official said on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to be publicly named.
French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says the attacks targeted several places in Ouagadougou Friday including the French embassy. The French Institute is a cultural organization.
The city's military headquarters and the embassy - which is also near the prime minister's office - are about one kilometre apart.
They immediately burnt their truck before opening fire on passers-by, local media reports said.
It is not yet clear who is behind the apparent attack.
He urged people to avoid the city centre.
Ouagadougou has been attacked by Islamic extremists targeting foreigners at least twice in the past few years.
Five members of the security forces were killed at the offices of the army chief of staff, while two others were killed at the nearby French Embassy, Radio Omega said, quoting government spokesman Remis Dandjinou. About fifty people were wounded and at least six attackers died.
Kushner's ability to continue to do the very important work he has been assigned by the president", Lowell said last week. Kushner has amended his submission multiple times , delaying his clearance process.
At a press conference on Monday afternoon, Ralston said that Alberta's ban is a "clear violation" of the CFTA. In Alberta, meanwhile, 82% supported the province's position compared to 18 percent siding with B.C.
Not only did List post the best round of the day at four-under par , but he did so on the strength of a bogey-free back nine. He did it battling a brutish course in wintry, blustery winds, on "scratchy" and "dicey" greens that made par a good score.
It's also alleged that management deleted emails and other records about diversity requirements late a year ago . Arne Wilberg worked at Google for 9 years, four of which were spent at YouTube as a recruiter.
The New York Times reports Apollo Global Management, a private equity firm, lent $184 million to Kushner Companies in November. But things haven't been going well for Kushner of late - with his security clearance getting downgraded last week.
Sridevi , one of India's most celebrated actresses , has died according to multiple reports published by Indian media outlets. Sridevi was reportedly with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi in Dubai when she passed away .
Again, what gives? Pricing is €100 for the single SIM version and €110 for the dual one - about $123 and $135, respectively. Just like the 1x, the phone also includes 16GB of internal memory that can be expanded, though in this case up to 128GB.
The players received their gold medals during a ceremony where Russian flags and the national anthem were both absent. For the Germans, the silver is their first medal since 1976 when they won a Bronze Medal after beating Finland.
McMaster "isn't going anywhere", despite reports that he will be joining a string of advisers leaving the administration. Now Donald Trump is facing a shrinking circle of trusted advisers and a staff that's grim about any prospect of a reset.
It stated that Atwal has also been photographed in India with Indian-origin Brampton South Liberal MP Sonia Sidhu. The car's windows were smashed and Sidhu was shot five times, but survived the assassination attempt.
The deal will reduce tariffs in economies that together amount to more than 13 percent of global GDP - a total of $10 trillion. Champagne said now that the full text of the 11-nation trade pact has been released, it will be signed March 8 in Chile.
By the end of this long-lasting cold snap, much of Europe will be blanketed in a deep snow cover just as spring begins to set in. The south east has been hit with warnings of power cuts and travel disruption - with five to 10cm of snow expected to lay.
We're talking about Antonio Brown/DeAndre Hopkins-level money for a guy who took 65 percent of his snaps in the slot last season. A person familiar with the team's plans tells The Associated Press that the Dolphins hope to sign Landry to a multi-year deal.
UFC 222 takes place on Saturday, March 3 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas , Nevada with Cyborg and Yana Kunitskaya headlining. Frankie Edgar was supposed to challenge Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship in the UFC 222 main event.
The 30-year Treasury yield, which is more influenced by expectations for inflation , fell to 3.14 percent from 3.16 percent. It had been bouncing between modest gains and losses but the losses accelerated after Powell began answering questions.
In addition to Neymar's injury, PSG confirmed centre-back Marquinhos suffered a thigh injury against Marseille. The two-time World Cup victor insists, however, Neymar has moved to PSG to win the Champions League.
The stronger dollar makes commodities denominated in the USA currency more expensive for holders of other currencies. Data released last week by the US Energy Information Administration showed a surprise draw in crude inventories.
The University of Kentucky said they reviewed the Yahoo! Ayton started against OR and had 28 points and 18 rebounds in the loss. Bilas also demanded Arizona put Miller on administrative leave and bench Ayton until the matter can be investigated fully.
MetLife Inc . - The insurer terminated discounts that had been offered to NRA members on the NRA website Enterprise Holdings Inc . However, Trump has also called for raising the minimum age for purchasing semi-automatic rifles, a move the NRA opposes.
According to several reports out Friday, the new embassy will officially open May 14 - just in time for Israel's independence day. On the same day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the US announcement as "a great day for the people of Israel".
Compensatory picks were previously not allowed to be traded, until a rule change allowed dealing such picks starting in 2017. The Cincinnati Bengals , Green Bay Packers and Oakland Raiders were also granted four compensatory picks.
In the article I wrote last week, Tomas would've been a great addition to the Rays, who are in the middle of a rebuilding process. Martinez, who signed a five-year deal with the Boston Red Sox on Monday, but Souza is under team control for three more seasons.
Bloomberg says that talks first began more than a year ago, and Apple is seeking a long-term deal - though nothing is yet certain. Apple has increased its engagement with cobalt miners in recent years due to scrutiny from worldwide human rights organizations.