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World Burkina Faso: Military announces that it has taken power

02:45  25 january  2022
02:45  25 january  2022 Source:   francetvinfo.fr

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the land and air borders will be closed from midnight, the Government and the National Assembly dissolved and the Constitution "suspended", they announced.

  Burkina Faso : des militaires annoncent avoir pris le pouvoir © provided by FranceInfo

soldiers in uniform announced, Monday, January 24, having taken power in Burkina Faso. The patriotic movement for safeguarding and restoration (MPSR) "which includes all the components of the defense and security forces, has decided to end the power of Mr. Marc Roch Christian Kaborea on January 24, 2022," announced the Captain Kader Ouedraogo, surrounded by fifteen soldiers on public television.


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Consequence of This boot initiated on Sunday by mutinies in barracks in the country, land and air borders will be closed from midnight, government and assembly national dissolved and the "suspended" constitution. A curfew is introduced from 21 hours to 5 hours on all the territory, continued Kader Ouedraogo who read a signed communiqué from the leader of the MPSR, Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba, who appears as the new strong man of the country. The military added that "the operations took place without bloodshed and without any physical violence on the arrested persons who are held in a place on respect for their dignity", without mentioning names. The MPSR also committed "to propose within a reasonable time (...) a time-down schedule accepted from all".

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