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US Ambassador Warns Burundi Leaders Could Face Prosecution

The U.S. ambassador-at-large for war crimes issues said Wednesday that those behind ongoing violence in Burundi could face prosecution. In an interview with VOA’s Central Africa service, Stephen Rapp said peaceful demonstrators continue to be shot at in the streets of the capital, Bujumbura. He said the U.S. is particularly concerned with violence committed by the youth militia of the ruling CNDD-FDD party, the Imbonerakure. “We are sending a strongest message we can that those that...

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