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    01-Nov-2014 to 16:47

    B/Faso: No opposition interference in naming transitional leader-Diabre

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s opposition leader, Zephirin Diabre said on Saturday that he had no position to take over who should lead the transition in Burkina Faso.

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    01-Nov-2014 to 15:37

    B/Faso: Army names Colonel Isaac Zida to lead transition

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Burkinabe army has designated on Saturday, Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida to lead the transition following departure of President Blaise Compaore.

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    01-Nov-2014 to 14:19

    B/Faso: Compaore goes to exile in Ivory Coast

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The former Burkinabe leader Blaise Compaore has sought refuge in Yamoussoukro, the political capital of Ivory Coast, media reports said on Saturday.

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    31-Oct-2014 to 20:12

    Jubilation in Ouagadougou as Compaore quits

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The announcement on Friday afternoon of Blaise Compaore’s resignation after 27 years in power has been greeted with jubilant scenes by residents of the capital Ouagadougou.

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    31-Oct-2014 to 19:22

    Widespread looting rocks Burkinabe capital

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — – The Burkinabe capital, Ouagadougou, woke up on Friday in an unusual atmosphere marked by looting incidents in several big stores by angry people, APA notes here.

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    31-Oct-2014 to 19:01

    UK expresses concern over Burkina Faso ‘political violence’

    APA – London (United Kingdom) — The United Kingdom has expressed concerns over the ongoing political uncertainties in Burkina Faso; following violence in the capital Ouagadougou.

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    31-Oct-2014 to 17:22

    B/Faso: New leader vows broad consultations

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The new head of state in Burkina Faso, Army Chief Honore Nabere Traore has vowed to hold broad consultations with all facets of the society without delay.

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