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Army officer takes charge in Burkina Faso, ousting general 08:06 GMT

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - An officer in Burkina Faso's presidential guard seized power on Saturday promising to lead the West African country to elections after the resignation of longtime President Blaise Compaore, in an apparent putsch against the military chief of staff.  Full Article

 

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