Commissioner Mimica visits Burkina Faso to show solidarity and support to the new Government following the terrorist attacks

Commissioner Mimica visits Burkina Faso to show solidarity and support to the new Government following the terrorist attacks

11/02/2016

On behalf on the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, will visit Burkina Faso on February 12, to welcome the peaceful and successful elections which concluded a remarkable transition process. The visit of the Commissioner will also be an opportunity to show support to the country, following the terrorist attacks in Ouagadougou and in the northern part of the country on 15 January that killed 32 people and injured more than 60.