Press release of the International Network "Justice for Sankara Justice for Africa"
Sommaire Claude Bartolone letter’s
Two members of the International Network "Justice for Sankara Justice for Africa" handed over to Claude Bartolone and to all the deputies of the national assembly two letters from April 30 and May 5, 2015, one sent from 25 deputies of the burkinabè (...)
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Latest update : 2014-11-22
Burkina Faso’s new transitional president has promised to open an investigation to identify remains believed to be those of the West African nation’s revolutionary hero Thomas Sankara, who was assassinated more than 27 years ago. (...)
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On the 30th of April 2014, the Grand instance court of Ouagadougou has declared itself as having no jurisdiction to order an DNA expertise in order to identify the bodies buried in Dagnoen.
We welcome this decision with sadness and disappointment. (...)
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On March 5th, 2014, the court delayed again its decision on the identification of bodies buried at Dagnoen, in Ouagadougou. Up to when will the Burkinabe judges hearing this case continue procrastinating? Yet this is a request made in 2006 by the United (...)
Sommaire French MP demands inquiry into murder of Burkina Faso president Sankara Demand for inquiry into France’s role in assassination of African leader French MP demands trial of Thomas Sankara assassins
As the 25th anniversary of the murder of Thomas Sankara nears, many citizens from all around the world keep signing the “Justice for Sankara, Justice for Africa” appeal. Demand for truth and justice is rising from everywhere.
President Thomas Sankara would have been 63 years old, (...)
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Burkina Faso’s first president was assassinated nearly 25 years ago but the identity of his killers remains unresolved. Marking the anniversary of his birth, campaigners draw attention to the continuing struggle for justice for Sankara.
October 15 was the 23rd (...)
President Thomas Sankara would have been 62 years old if he hadn’t been assassinated by the henchmen of Blaise Compaoré, the current president of Burkina Faso, and of Gilbert Diendéré, the current personal Chief of staff of the former. The latter has been knighted in the National Order of (...)
OUAGADOUGOU (IPS julu the 22d ) – Opposition members of parliament in Burkina Faso have called on France to open its archives to look for evidence of involvement of the French secret services in the 1987 death of Thomas Sankara. The call is the latest effort in a long-running struggle to (...)
TO SIGN THE PETITION FILL IN THE FORM. YOU EMAIL ADDRESS WILL NOT BE PUBLISHED, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL WITH A LINK. CLICK THE LINK IN ORDER YOUR SIGNATURE TO BE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT.
Many witnesses, often ex-associates of Charles Taylor, implicate Blaise Compaoré in the assassination of (...)
Die aufrechten Musiker Burkina Fasos zum ersten Mal live in Berlin!
Für die Jugend von Burkina Faso sind der Rapper und der Rastaman lebende Legenden: Smockey und Sams‘K Le Jah, die beiden Musiker und Gründer der zivilgesellschaftlichen Bewegung „Balai Citoyen“
Date: Friday 16 October 2015
Au:Friday16 October 2015
Lieu: Masquer la carte Roter Salon / Volksbühne Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz 1, 110178 Berlin