Updates from Burundi

Violence in Burundi has been simmering for months, and a recent massacre of 81 people seems to be an escalation. The African Union is considering sending in a peacekeeping mission that, for the first time would not require consent from the government. The mission, as it’s being discussed currently, may actually be able to help stem the violence somewhat, but whether a long-term solution can be found remains to be seen.



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