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West African Leaders Try to Mediate Burkina Faso Crisis

The leaders of four West African nations are traveling to Burkina Faso in hopes of resolving that nation's government crisis after a coup last week. The presidents of Senegal, Togo, Benin and Nigeria were due to travel to Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou, Tuesday evening to negotiate a peaceful rollback of the takeover by the country's presidential guard. Coup leader General Gilbert Diendere has said he will hand over power when requested by West African leaders of the...

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