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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:29:24 GMT
Another Deadly Crackdown in Togo - Four More People Dead
[MFWA] There has been another deadly crackdown on opposition demonstrations in Togo, with official sources reporting four deaths.

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:59:03 GMT
At Least Four Dead in Anti-Government Protests
[VOA] At least four people have been killed across the small West African nation of Togo in clashes between security forces and protesters demanding an end to the rule of President Faure Gnassingbe.

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:19:07 GMT
Four Killed During Protests Against Gnassingbé
[allAfrica] Four people were killed on Wednesday, October 18, in Lomé and Sokodé, the two largest cities in Togo. For the past two months, the opposition has organized marches against President Faure Gnassingbé's regime. Despite the banning of dem...

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:32:33 GMT
Unrest a Test for West African Leaders
[IRIN] Political violence in Togo claimed more victims this week. On Wednesday at least four people were shot dead in clashes between security forces and protestors in the West African country's two biggest cities. On Tuesday, two soldiers and a teen...

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 04:47:00 GMT
Protests Against President Gnassingbe's Continued Rule Turn Deadly
[Deutsche Welle] The deaths came amid anti-government protests against planned constitutional reforms that would allow President Faure Gnassingbe to remain in office until 2030. His family has ruled the West African nation since 1968.

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