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11 Officers Hurt in Grenade Attacks on Bujumbura Police Stations

Eleven Burundi police officers were wounded in a string of overnight grenade attacks on police stations across the capital, Bujumbura, security sources said Saturday. Witnesses said gunfire and explosions could be heard from 9 p.m. local time (1900 GMT) on Friday and echoed across parts of the capital for several hours. A police official blamed the attacks on demonstrators opposed to President Pierre Nkurunziza's controversial bid to stand for a third term in elections set for July...

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