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Gunfire erupts again in Burkina Faso day after 2nd coup

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Burkina Faso is the most recent country in the region to experience a coup. "It feels like deja vu," says a researcher in Ouagadougou. The coup d'etat mirrored the one just eight months ago, when Lt. Col. Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba ousted its democratically elected president, Roch Marc Kabor�.
2 months ago·Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

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Gunfire heard in Burkina Faso capital day after coup

Rest of World News: OUAGADOUGOU: Shots rang out in Burkina Faso's capital on Saturday and heavily armed security forces drove through the centre in a convoy, a day after .

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Gunfire and confusion hit Burkina Faso capital day after coup

Gunfire was heard in Burkina Faso's capital on Saturday a day after President Paul-Henri Damiba was declared ousted in the second coup the West African country has seen this year.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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French Embassy attacked in Burkina Faso capital hours after coup sees leader ousted

Angry protesters attacked the French Embassy in Burkina Faso's capital Saturday after supporters of the West African nation's new coup leader accused France of harbouring the ousted interim president, a charge French authorities vehemently denied.

2 months ago·Canada
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Protesters attack French Embassy in Burkina Faso after coup

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Angry protesters attacked the French Embassy in Burkina Faso's capital Saturday after supporters of the West African nation's new coup leader accused France of harboring the ousted interim president, a charge French authorities vehemently denied.

2 months ago·United States
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Gunfire heard in Burkina Faso capital the day after coup: Reuters reporter

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Shots rang out in the centre of Burkina Faso's capital on Saturday, a day after President Paul-Henri Damiba was ousted in the second coup the West African country has seen this year. Read full story

2 months ago·Malaysia
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Gunfire, Confusion Grip Burkina Faso Day After Coup, Fire Breaks Out At French Embassy

Gunfire rang out across Burkina Faso's capital on Saturday and fire broke out at the French embassy after self-declared leader Ibrahim Traore accused President Paul-Henri Damiba of staging a counter-offensive after his apparent ouster a day earlier.

2 months ago·United States
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