Burkina Faso protesters set fire to parliament

Meria Mata

Elder Statesman
#1
Angry demonstrators in Burkina Faso went on the rampage on Thursday in protest at plans to allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule, setting parliament on fire and wreaking havoc across the capital.

Protesters pose with a police shield outside the parliament in Ouagadougou as cars and documents burn outside. Hundreds of angry demonstrators in Burkina Faso stormed parliament before setting it on fire in protest at plans to allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule.


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President Blaise Compaore is no longer in power
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Mchezaji

Village Elder
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Angry demonstrators in Burkina Faso went on the rampage on Thursday in protest at plans to allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule, setting parliament on fire and wreaking havoc across the capital.

Protesters pose with a police shield outside the parliament in Ouagadougou as cars and documents burn outside. Hundreds of angry demonstrators in Burkina Faso stormed parliament before setting it on fire in protest at plans to allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule.


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President Blaise Compaore is no longer in power
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