Bassole fainted during a joint press conference with Turkish fm Davutoglu in Ankara
Burkina Faso's Foreign Minister Djibril Bassole fainted during a joint press conference with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in Ankara on Thursday.
Bassole fainted for a brief moment during the press conference, and Davutoglu helped him stand up.
After resting at the hall for a while, Bassole was taken to Ataturk Training & Research Hospital.
Sources said that Bassole fainted due to influenza and fatigue.