Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Cholera Kills Burundian Refugees in Tanzania

An outbreak of cholera has killed 29 Burundian refugees who fled to Tanzania to escape political unrest at home. The U.N. refugee agency said Friday that two Tanzanians have also died in an outbreak that has affected 3,000 people in the Kagunga area, near Lake Tanganyika. Officials have brought in clean water, medicine and other supplies to halt the outbreak. Meanwhile, anti-government protests continued in Burundi's capital on Friday.  VOA's Central Africa service...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter