United States Condemns the December 23 Attack in northern Burkina Faso

The United States condemns the December 23 attack against security forces and civilians in Loroum province. We stand together with the people of Burkina Faso in our common fight against the extremist forces that seek to undermine the county’s long history of peaceful coexistence. We extend our sincere condolences to the families of the victims, and we wish a speedy recovery to those injured.