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11 - 20
African Union chief in Burkina Faso for talks
Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz hold talks with army appointed Lieutenant-Colonel Isaac Zida over transition back to democracy.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2014 17:48 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
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
Abbas to reveal plan at UN to end occupation
The Palestinian president is expected to address the UN with a new proposal for the creation of a Palestinian state.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 08:59 GMT
Westgate: Kenyan guards on the frontline
Men paid meagre salaries to secure malls and key installations sometimes pay the highest price when armed groups strike.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 09:33 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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