Gambia's Jammeh Faces New Ultimatum to Step Down

Gambia’s longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh faces a new deadline to relinquish power on Friday or risk being removed by force by troops from the Economic Community of West African Countries who crossed into Gambian territory Thursday evening.

A spokesman for the Senegalese Defense Ministry said Mr. Jammeh had until noon local time—12:00 GMT—to step…

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