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In Burundi, Deputy Coup Leader Says Takeover Failed

The leaders of Wednesday's coup against the Burundian president have acknowledged their attempt has failed. Deputy coup leader General Cyrille Ndayirukiye said late Thursday that his movement was overpowered by forces loyal to the president, Pierre Nkurunziza. Nkurunziza is reported to be back in Burundi after returning from Tanzania, where he was attending a regional meeting when the coup was announced Wednesday. Nkurunziza's office said Thursday the president salutes the...

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