This Alert examines the background to the mass protests in Burkina Faso which have led to the resignation of the country’s long-ruling president, Blaise Compaoré, and looks at what implications the crisis may have for the region and beyond.
In the media/comments
Florence Gaub was featured in a programme about the First World War in the Middle East.
Islam Channel TV
Thierry Tardy was quoted in the article 'Massacre de Srebrenica: la justice reconnaît la faute de l'armée néerlandaise'.
Nicu Popescu was quoted in the article 'Moldova: Moving Toward the EU'.
The intervention by Hiroute Guebre Sellassie, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the Sahel, at the EUISS conference was quoted in Radio Africa 1 (In French).
Radio Africa 1