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Burundi's Catholic Church Withdraws Election Support

Burundi's Catholic Church says it is withdrawing its support of the country's upcoming elections, after weeks of political unrest. Burundi's Catholic bishops released a statement Thursday saying it is asking its clergy who serve on electoral commissions to step down from those commissions. On Wednesday Burundi's government asked Burundians to donate the money needed to hold elections in June, because some foreign donors have threatened to withhold foreign aid if...

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