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ECOWAS suspends Burkina Faso after coup, stops short of sanctions

By France24
31 January 2022   |   8:34 am
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has suspended Burkina Faso in response to Monday's coup that removed the democratically elected President, Roch Marc Christian Kabore. The decision was taken during a virtual extraordinary summit of heads of state of the bloc, held on Friday, January 28, 2022.

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