Around 20 people have been killed in an attack on a gold mining site in northern Burkina Faso, security sources said, the latest in a spate of violence blamed on a jihadist insurgency across the region.
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For the BBC’s Climate Change: The Facts, I met those living on the frontline. I struggled to cope with what I learned We live in a time of loss. Wild places dwindle, the animals and plants that live in