Blaise Compaoré


Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore smiles on January 23, 2013... News PhotoAdult,Adults Only,Blaise Compaoré,Burkina Faso,Development,Diplomacy,France,Head of State,Meeting,One Man Only,One Person,Ouagadougou,People,Politics,Portrait,Presidential Palace,Smiling,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPBurkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore smiles on January 23, 2013 during a meeting with France's Junior Minister for Foreign Countries and Development at the Presidential Palace in Ouagadougou. The conflict in Mali has caused nearly 150,000 people to flee the country, while about another 230,000 are internally displaced, the UN humanitarian agency said on January 15, 2013. According to OCHA, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees has registered 144,500 refugees in neighbouring countries - 54,100 in Mauritania, 50,000 in Niger, 38,800 in Burkina Faso and 1,500 in Algeria -. AFP PHOTO KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)