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ECOWAS presses Burkina Faso on civilian rule
Regional bloc calls on military to hand over power to interim government for guiding country to elections next year.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 07:25 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
Burkina Faso's military backs Colonel Zida
Top army officials say Lieutenant Colonel Issac Zida should lead country after protests forced president to step down.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 15:56 GMT
Rival officers claim power in Burkina Faso
Colonel says he is in charge hours after nation's top general, an ally of the ousted president, did the same.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 11:22 GMT
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Welcome to the age of the citizen uprising in Africa.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 10:26 GMT
What next for Burkina Faso?
Al Jazeera asks what the near future will bring for West African country after President Blaise Campoare resigned.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 04:48 GMT
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