Update: Burundi

Burundi’s government set up a deadline for “rebels and terrorists” to disarm voluntarily, without punishment. This deadline has passed, and the situation looks as tense as ever. Who is fighting in Burundi, you ask? It’s not as simple as Hutu vs Tutsi, names most will be familiar with from Rwanda’s 1994 genocide if not the three year civil war that preceded it. For more on the other relevant divides in Burundi today, this article may offer some insight.



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