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Burkina Soldiers Block Roads to Presidential Guard Camp

Burkina Faso's army has blocked roads around the presidential guard's camp in the capital, a day after it said the guard is refusing to disarm following a failed coup. Journalist Emilie Iob, reporting for VOA in Ouagadougou, says she witnessed soldiers erecting barricades Tuesday on several streets leading to the camp, and turning cars and pedestrians away. She says there was no gunfire and residents of the capital remain calm. Burkina Faso's transitional government...

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