Senegal’s Sall calls for calm; opposition leader urges protests

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    Senegalese opposition leader Ousmane Sonko addressed supporters after being released on bail, calling for “much larger” but peaceful anti-government protests.

    At least eight people have died in the unrest triggered by his arrest on rape charges.

    President Macky Sall is appealing for calm.

    Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from Dakar, Senegal.

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