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Friday, October 31st

Violent protests topple government in Burkina Faso "Demonstrators protesting President Blaise Compaoré’s plans to stay in office after 27 years surged through the streets of Ouagadougou, overrunning state broadcasters, setting fire to Parliament..."

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New York Times (possible paywall)