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At Least Four Dead in Anti-Government Protests in Togo.

At least four people have been killed across the small West African nation of Togo in clashes between security forces and protesters demanding an end to the rule of President Faure Gnassingbe. Security Minister Colonel Damehame Yark said Wednesday that one person was shot dead in the capital, Lome, while three others were ...

- Voice of America - US

The Brief: Togo unrest, Mexico quake anniversary, Syria.

There is more unrest in Togo, it's been one month since a deadly earthquake in Mexico, and a film on spy in Lebanon.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Several dead in Togo protest clashes with police.

At least four people were shot dead on Wednesday in clashes between protesters and security forces in Togo's two largest cities after soldiers and police launched teargas to prevent the latest anti-government protest.

- France24 - FR

5 dead, 60 arrested during Togo protests for term limits.

Togo's security minister says at least five people have been killed in clashes between security forces and opposition supporters demonstrating for presidential term limits.

- FOX News - US

Deadly protests in Togo against President Faure Gnassingbe's continued rule.

The deaths came amid anti-government protests against planned constitutional reforms that would allow President Faure Gnassingbe to remain in office until 2030. His family has ruled the West African nation since 1968.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

4 shot dead in Togo protest clashes.

Army and police use teargas to prevent latest anti-government protest, but more rallies planned

- GulfNews - AE

News24.com | Tension in Togo over banned opposition marches.

Protesters have erected makeshift barricades and blocked roads in Togo's two main cities, as soldiers and police launched teargas to prevent the latest anti-government protest.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | WATCH: Togo protesters demand presidential term limit.

Opposition supporters in Togo are defying government restrictions on protests to demand the president's resignation.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Top Africa Stories: Zimbabwe, Kenya, Togo.

More than 50 people, including women, have applied for the post of hangman in Zimbabwe, and Togo officials say three people have been killed in clashes after the arrest of a religious leader, and .

- News24.com - ZA

Several dead in northern Togo after imam arrested.

Three people were killed as violence broke out in Togo's second city, Sokode, after an imam close to the country's main opposition was arrested, the government said on Tuesday.

- France24 - FR

Arabs campaign to keep Israel from gaining foothold in Africa.

After Togo postponed the African-Israel Summit, Arab efforts continue to permanently cancel the event.

- Al-Monitor - EG

News24.com | 3 killed in Togo unrest after arrest of religious leader

Togo officials say three people, including two soldiers, have been killed in clashes after the arrest of a religious leader close to an opposition politician

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Four dead in northern Togo after imam arrested

Two teenagers were among four people killed in violence in Togo's second city after an imam close to the main opposition was arrested, the government and a rights group have said.

- News24.com - ZA

Togo: Opposition wants to end President Gnassingbe's dynasty

Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe has offered concessions on reforms. But his critics are no longer fighting to hold a referendum on presidential term limits. Instead, they seek a complete change of power.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

3 killed in Togo unrest after arrest of religious leader

Togo officials say three people, including two soldiers, have been killed in clashes after the arrest Monday evening of a religious leader close to an opposition politician.

- FOX News - US

News24.com | Togo's very own Gupta family also courting controversy

The West African state of Togo has its very own Gupta family courting controversy by buying up that country's phosphate resources through suspect means – and causing losses for SA as well.

- News24.com - ZA

Thousands rally in Togo for fresh protests against president Faure Gnassingbe

At least four people were killed and dozens were injured in September in a crackdown in the north of the country, a region previously seen as reliably pro-government.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Africa in the news: South Africa and Nigeria exit recession, Kenya prepares for election re-run, and Togo and Cameroon protest

South Africa and Nigeria emerge from recession but economic challenges persist South Africa and Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa's two largest economies, exited recessions with gross domestic product growth rates of 2.5 percent and 0.55 percent, respectively, for the second quarter of 2017. South Africa's recovery follows two ...

- Brookings - US

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