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Burkina Faso and Niger bishops: ‘For years, we have been in the grip of terrorism’

June 20, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Burkina Faso, a West African nation of 19.7 million (map), is 62% Muslim, 23% Catholic, 7% Protestant, and 8% animist. Neighboring Niger (map) has 19.9 million people and is 99% Muslim.

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