Gunmen have attacked a hotel used by westerners in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, in west Africa.
Eyewitnesses said two car bombs went off outside the Splendid hotel at around 19:30 local time (same as GMT).
Masked men then stormed the Splendid Hotel, which is used by UN staff and westerners.
Gunfire was then exchanged between the men and security forces at the scene. There is not yet any indication of casualties.

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Source bbc.com


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