FILE - In this March 23, 2012 file photo, Benin's President Thomas Boni Yayi speaks during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil. A Benin police official said Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, that at least ... more 
FILE - In this March 23, 2012 file photo, Benin's President Thomas Boni Yayi speaks during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil. A Benin police official said Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, that at least three people close to the West African country's president have been arrested on suspicion of attempting to poison the leader. The police official said a niece of the president employed in the residence, the former commerce minister, Moudjaidou Soumanou, and Dr. Ibrahim Mama Cisse are being held by the intelligence service. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File) less 
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