2 Canadians among 18 slaughtered by Muslim terrorists in Burkina Faso

Two Canadians have been killed in an attack at an upscale Turkish restaurant in Burkina Faso, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland confirmed Monday.

“My heartfelt condolences, the heartfelt condolences of our government go out to the loved ones of those targeted and the victims of this tragic attack,” Freeland said at a press conference on Monday.

The identities of the Canadians killed in the attack were not disclosed. Freeland said she didn’t have any further details to share on the tragedy “out of respect for the next of kin.”