Burkina Faso junta chief confirms coup attempt

Synopsis
During a Thursday meeting with leaders of civil society organisations, Captain Traoré acknowledged the coup attempt.

Burkina Faso junta chief confirms coup attempt
 The interim president of Burkina Faso, Captain Ibrahim Traoré, revealed on Monday that he had been the target of a coup attempt the week before.

During a Thursday meeting with leaders of civil society organisations, Captain Traoré acknowledged the coup attempt.

By staging a military revolution on September 30, Capt. Traoré ousted Lieutenant Colonel Paul-Henri Damiba and took command in Burkina Faso.

Paul-Henri Damiba, a lieutenant colonel, had likewise been installed into power by a military coup.

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