At least 10 killed in Burkina Faso clashes

2015-09-19 21:00
People protest against the recent coup in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. (Theo Renaut, AP)

People protest against the recent coup in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. (Theo Renaut, AP)

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Ouagadougou - At least 10 people have been killed and 113 injured in clashes since this week's military coup in Burkina Faso, a hospital source said on Saturday.

The main hospital in the capital Ouagadougou had previously given a toll of six dead. Trade unions said on Saturday that "around 20 have been killed by bullets".

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