U.S. calls for immediate release of Burkina Faso president, prime minister

The United States called on Wednesday for the immediate release of Burkina Faso’s interim president, prime minister and other leaders after they were arrested by the presidential guard. “The United States strongly condemns any attempt to seize power through extra-constitutional means or resolve internal political disagreements using force,” State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement.

via ynetnews.com

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