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Is Burundi Headed for Civil War?

Burundi could be headed for civil war, or so warns the international community. "Tensions are now at bursting point in Bujumbura,” Cecile Pouilly, spokeswoman for the U.N. High Commissioner on Human Rights, said Tuesday. Violence reached a fresh peak last Friday and Saturday when unidentified armed men attacked three military bases in the capital. At least 87 people were killed. Security forces rounded up hundreds of young men, executing some of them, according to...

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