Quiet return to Burkina capital after junta chief leaves Togo

The nation’s navy leaders returned to Burkina Faso’s capital on Monday after fleeing neighboring Togo after a second coup in lower than 9 months. The streets of Ouagadougou had been calm after a two-day standoff between junta chief Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandogo Damiba and a newly-minted rival for energy, 34-year-old Captain Ibrahim Traore. Diplomats stated Damiba … Read more