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Tuesday, 04 November 2014 - 8:26
Burkina Faso army told to hand over power
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The African Union has given Burkina Faso's military a two-week deadline to hand power to a civilian ruler or face sanctions.

The AU said the army had acted unconstitutionally when it took over after President Blaise Compaore was forced to resign on Friday.

The military said a civilian-led transitional government would be established as quickly as possible.

Compaore quit after mass protests at his bid to extend his 27-year rule.
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