The coup of President Cabore in Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou, Jan 25 (AP) Rebel troops took power in Burkina Faso on Monday night by overthrowing democratically elected President Roche Marc Christian Cabore.

Days of violence and uncertainty in the capital Ouagadougou came to an end on Sunday night when more than a dozen soldiers, via state media, transferred Burkina Faso’s rule to their new organization ‘The Patriotic Movement for Safeguarding and Restoration’. announced to leave.

“Monday’s incident will mark the beginning of a new era in Burkina Faso,” said Captain Sisdor Kaber Oudraogo. Every person in the country has a wonderful chance to heal his wounds, forge mutual brotherhood and celebrate unity.

The military coup was welcomed by most residents of the capital. Mass celebrations are also planned in the area on Tuesday. However, African leaders and international organizations have condemned the establishment of a military regime ‘junta’ in Burkina Faso.

Juntar imposed a curfew in Burkina Faso on Monday evening and closed all borders. At the same time, suspending the Constitution, issued an order to dissolve the Parliament.

The ‘junta’ assured that democratic order would be restored in the country. However, he did not specify the time frame.

The coup has been carried out accusing the Kabore government of failing to combat terrorism. Rebel soldiers claim the ousted president is safe. However, he did not specify where the Kabore was kept.

AP Parul Madhav


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