The United States already have their diplomats assigned to the Comoros to leave. In the capital Moroni on Thursday shootings erupted, and deaths, shortly after the arrest of a prominent politician and military man who as a rival of president Azali Assoumani.
Azali is last Sunday re-elected in elections that are hotly contested. Colonel Soilihi Mohamed was arrested after he placed himself at the head of what he called “a national transitional council (ntc)” called had posted.
He argues that, Azali as a result of electoral fraud still in power. Soilihi also participated in the presidential election participated, but fell in the first round. According to the government of the African country, the situation is under control.
The Comoros counting still no million inhabitants and are located approximately 300 km from the coast of Southeast Africa removed.