Burkina Faso Soldiers Take Control of State TV, Declare Countercoup

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — More than a dozen members of Burkina Faso’s army took control of state television late Friday, declaring that the country’s coup leader-turned-presidential Lt. Col. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damibahad been overthrown.

The announcer introduced Capt. Ibrahim Traore as the new mastermind of the unpredictable West African country fighting a growing Islamic insurgency.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/burkina-faso-soldiers-take-control-of-state-tv-declare-countercoup-11664573837 Burkina Faso Soldiers Take Control of State TV, Declare Countercoup

Alley Einstein

USTimesPost.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@ustimespost.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button