Militants attack Burkina Faso's restaurant, 18 people killed

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Militants attack Burkina Faso’s restaurant, 18 people killed

By Neetu Batish

August 17, 2017

Militants attack Burkina Faso’s restaurant: The terrorists of Islamist organization indiscriminately fired at a restaurant in Burkina Faso few days ago, killing 18 people and wounding eight others. Two out of the dead were Canadians. They were identified as Tammy Jane Mikey Chen (34) and Bilel Diffle. Bilel Diffahl was very conscious of social service.

Five years ago, he came to Canada and wanted to do something different, so he started working in Burkina Faso. The family informed that he was not married yet, and many dreams fell into the eyes. The second deceased was identified as Tammy Jane Mikey Chen in the shootout. Last month she got married to her lover and she was pregnant. Her grandmother said that she was expecting her baby to come out in this world, but she did not know that the daughter was died.

The terrorists had attacked at the restaurant when so many persons came to hang out. According to eyewitnesses on the spot, two attackers came to the motorbike at 9 o’clock and they started firing as soon as they came. Due to this, people sitting in the restaurant died on the spot.