Riots betray unease in W.Africa haven Senegal

Shock riots which swept across Senegal’s capital Dakar betray growing discontent in one of West Africa’s most stable nations, where rising food prices and high unemployment are widening the gap between rich and poor. Hundreds of stone-throwing protesters rampaged through the city on Wednesday, blocking main avenues with burning tires and rubbish as riot police firing tear gas fought to disperse them. Full Story

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