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Burundi

Burundi

Population: 12.55m
GDP: $3.48 bn.
Debt: $0.61 bn.

news from Burundi

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Intervention on the agenda

Plans to bring in a foreign military force will have to take account of growing political ambitions in the government army

Hysteria has spread in Burundi with the prospect of an intervention force of Ethiopian, Tanzanian and Ugandan troops. Nevertheless, this force was requested by President Sylvestre ...


Hutu guerrillas

Hutu militias are confusing. They often split and often share members. The most significant is the Parti pour la Libération du Peuple Hutu founded, eight years after the 1972 slaug...


Pushing Sylvestre

Tutsi opposition groups allied to the military are trying to oust beleaguered Hutu President Sylvestre Ntibantunganya. The coalition led by Ntibantunganya has so far staved off the...


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