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Burkina Faso appoints transitional government
Military gets key posts in 26-member cabinet chosen to lead the country until elections next year.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2014 01:15 GMT
Civilian leader takes charge in Burkina Faso
Michel Kafando formally starts one-year term after army strongman, Isaac Zida, hands over power.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2014 02:56 GMT
Burkina Faso leader to be announced by Monday
Army says interim civilian president to be declared by Monday, as political leaders sign transition deal in the capital.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2014 03:26 GMT
Burkina Faso army says constitution restored
Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida gives opposition until 12:00 GMT on Sunday to propose head of transition to civilian rule.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2014 21:49 GMT
Burkina Faso military promises transition
Leaders from the army, activists, and opposition agree on elections but fail to elect head of transitional government.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 10:53 GMT
Burkina Faso army says it will cede power
Lieutenant-Colonel serving as interim president says transfer of power to civilian leaders will be 'fast'.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2014 12:25 GMT
African Union issues Burkina Faso ultimatum
African Union gives West African country two weeks to pick civilian leader or face sanctions over military takeover.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 19:39 GMT
UN urges civilian transfer in Burkina Faso
UN threatens to impose economic sanctions if the army does not hand power to civilian rule.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 06:11 GMT
Protests hit Burkina Faso after army takeover
Military power grab after President Compaore's resignation prompts rallies in capital and international condemnation.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2014 21:14 GMT
Burkina Faso opposition rejects army takeover
Opposition parties describe the takeover a confiscation of people's victory.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 22:26 GMT
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