Guards fire on Burkina Faso presidential compound

Apr 15, 2011 Full story: CBC

Burkina Faso's capital was calm Friday morning after gunfire erupted overnight at the presidential compound as military bodyguards demanding their unpaid housing allowances fired their weapons.

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