Breaking: Burkina Faso capital hit by gunfire


Eyewitnesses said two car bombs went off outside the Splendid hotel at around 19:30 local time (same as GMT).
The BBC is reporting that 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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