The opening of the trial for the assassination of Thomas and his companions is...

PRESS RELEASE   Finally! The Thomas Sankara assassination trial will open on 11 October 2021. After years of waiting and despairing, the families of the victims, their...

Sankara case and companions. The trial quickly! … Blaise Compaoré must be extradited and...

Press Release   The decisions of the pre-trial hearing, published on April 13, 2021, confirm the indictment of the main defendants. The case has now been...

The French authorities must immediately make all documents concerning the assassination of Thomas Sankara...

PRESS RELEASE   On 28 November 2017, on official visit to Burkina Faso, Emmanuel Macron, the French President, promised the release of the secret documents "In...

Who Killed Thomas Sankara? by Bruno Jaffré

This paper form Bruno Jaffré has been published in a Certain Amount of Madness, The life, Politics & legacy of Thomas Sankara edited bu...

Press release: Sankara case : going forward in Burkina, stuck in France

On October 15th, the 33rd anniversary of President Sankara’s assassination, we learnt with satisfaction that the examining magistrate in charge of the case in...

Press release : François Compaoré must now be detained

François Compaoré is indicted for Incitement to murder in the Norbert Zongo affair. Norbert Zongo was assassinated with the use of automatic weapons. Two colleagues...

The French authorities should arrest François Compaoré

Press release François Compaoré, brother of the ex-dictator of Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaoré, who was ousted by the people during a tremendous popular insurrection, has...

Thomas Sankara Memorial, the position of the site thomassankara.net

Press Statement The team of the site, thomassankara.net, has decided to give its opinion on the rehabilitation by the government of the Thomas Sankara Centre...

Looking for Thomas Sankara

Published the 3th January 2016 on http://libeafrica4.blogs.liberation.fr/ by Vincent Hiribarren Brian J. Peterson is an associate professor of history at Union College (New York)....

Report on the 4th annual Thomas Sankara Conference in Washington D.C. on December 19th

Brian J. Peterson (Union College, NY) This was the 4th edition of the annual conference commemorating the life and political thought of Thomas Sankara. It...
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