Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso, formerly Upper Volta, is a landlocked country in . Burkina Faso is one of the friendliest - and until the late 2010s, one of the safest - countries in all of Africa.
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is the capital of Burkina Faso and the nation's cultural & economic centre. Photo: Sputniktilt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

With a population of more than half a million, is the second largest city in Burkina Faso. Photo: qiv, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a city in Burkina Faso's Boulkiemdé Province. Photo: Jycé75, CC BY 3.0.

is a city in south western Burkina Faso with a population of 93,750 people. Photo: Maarten van der Bent, CC BY-SA 2.0.


The is the central region of Burkina Faso. Photo: Jycé75, CC BY 3.0.

The of Burkina Faso is in the southwest of the country. Photo: qiv, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the Sahelian region of Burkina Faso, along the border of and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

the arid, easternmost part of Burkina Faso. Photo: Luciadecartagena, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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