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Burkina Faso: Sixty political parties demand the “total release” of Kaboré

Burkina Faso: Sixty political parties demand the "total release" of Kaboré

At least sixty political parties in Burkina Faso are demanding the full release of former President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, overthrown by the military in January. The leaders of these political parties demand “the preservation of the physical and moral integrity” of President Kaboré. “We also undertake to always work …

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Burkina Faso: who is Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba, the coup leader?

Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba

Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba is the leader of the Patriotic Movement for Safeguarding and Restoration (MPSR) which overthrew the President of Burkina Faso Roch Marc Christian Kaboré. Here are some things we should know about him: Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba has been at the forefront of the country’s fight against Islamist militants,The …

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