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AU Pressures Burkina Faso Military to Transfer Power

The African Union has given Burkina Faso's military a two-week deadline to return power to a civilian transitional government. The AU Peace and Security Council said Monday that it will not impose sanctions on Burkina Faso for now.  But it said the military must hand over power to a civilian government "or else." Earlier Monday, the country's military leader, Lieutenant Colonel Yacouba Isaac Zida said he would form a unity government and hand over the reins to...

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