EFEOuagadougou

Burkina Faso President Roch Kabore has resigned after the military seized power in a coup over the weekend.

Kabore, 64, stepped down from his post in a handwritten letter addressed to the new strongman, Lt. Col. Paul-Neiru Sandaogo Damiba, and read aloud on state broadcaster RTB at the stroke of last midnight. EFE

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