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- Government forces in Burkina Faso stormed a camp of holdout rebels who refused to disarm late Tuesday, a news report said. "The...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - Burkina Faso's army on Tuesday ordered Ouagadougou residents to stay home "for security reasons" after some members of the presidential guard...

Burkina Faso's disbanded presidential guard has refused to disarm as agreed, after the 1,200-member unit mounted a failed coup earlier this month, the regular...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - Interim President Michel Kafando of Burkina Faso said he had reassumed his duties on Wednesday, a week after he was ousted...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - Coup leaders and loyalists in Burkina Faso signed a truce Tuesday night, ending a week of hostilities, a news report said....

Gilbert Diendere, the brigadier general at the head of Burkina Faso's coup, on Tuesday refused to surrender power in the face of mobilization by...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - The leader of the Burkina Faso coup and the chief of the army were conducting last-minute talks on Tuesday to avoid...

- Serious violence appeared to have been averted Monday as the leader of last week's coup gave up at the last minute as the...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - Dozens of tanks were seen moving Monday towards Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou, as the army said it had decided to put...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - The military council that has taken power in Burkina Faso released President Michel Kafando on Friday, the radio station Omega FM...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - A general close to former president Blaise Compaore was appointed the head of a military council that took power in Burkina...

Ouagadougou (dpa) - Soldiers on Wednesday interrupted a cabinet meeting in Burkina Faso, detaining President Michel Kafando and Prime Minister Isaac Zida, the radio...