Burkina Faso Parliament Set Ablaze in a Revolution
Oct30

Burkina Faso Parliament Set Ablaze in a Revolution

Revolutionaries storm parliament and ransack state television in protest against vote to allow president another term. Anti-government protesters in Burkina Faso have set parliament ablaze in a surge of violence that forced the government to at least temporarily scrap a vote on constitutional amendments that would allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule. Hundreds of people broke through a heavy security cordon and...

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