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What has Burkina's failed coup meant for the transition?

A failed coup that shook Burkina Faso less than a year after Blaise Compaore’s regime was deposed has actually boosted support for the democratic transition, said Rinaldo Depagne, west Africa specialist at the International Crisis Group. The elite army force, the RSP, that staged the September 17 coup has now disbanded, and putsch leader General Gilbert Diendere is now in police custody, awaiting military trial. Has support for change been strengthened by the failed coup?

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