August 15, 2022

Burkina Faso coup sparks deadly street protests

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From BBC Presidential guard officers in Burkina Faso have seized power in a coup, with reports of more than 10 deaths amid protests in the capital, Ouagadougou. A close ally of former President Blaise Compaore has been named the country’s new leader, state television reports. The US, France and African Union (AU) condemned the coup […]