Turkey strongly condemned Sunday a deadly terrorist attack in Burkina Faso.

“We are deeply saddened to receive the news that 14 people, 7 of whom were students, lost their lives and 19 people were injured in a terrorist attack on a students’ bus convoy in north-western Sourou Province of Burkina Faso on 4 January 2020,” Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a written statement.

“We strongly condemn this terrorist attack,” it added and conveyed condolences to the government and people of Burkina Faso.  It also wished fast recovery to the injured.

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