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UN Chief Sends Envoy to Burundi as Protests Continue

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is sending a special envoy to Burundi, where the president's decision to run for a third term has sparked three days of sometimes violent street protests. Ban's office said Tuesday that his special envoy for the Great Lakes Region, Said Djinnit, will hold consultations with President Pierre Nkurunziza, government officials, and political party leaders.  The U.N. chief called on security services to exercise restraint, and for all parties...

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