Luxury, but little love for Burkina strongman in I. Coast

A man looks at a newspaper bearing headlines on the situation in Burkina Faso and reading ''Compaore out!Yamoussoukro (Côte d’Ivoire) (AFP) – Burkina Faso’s ousted strongman Blaise Compaore may have been granted a luxury haven in Ivory Coast, but on the streets of Yamoussoukro few cheer for a man some blame for a decade of strife in their own country. Since then, not a peep has emerged from the walled 1970s complex used as a semi-official residence for visiting dignitaries by Ivory Coast’s government.

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