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Burundi coup leaders nabbed

Three armed force officers who were a piece of a gathering that endeavored to topple Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza a couple of days earlier have been captured. Previous Burundi Defense pastor Gen Cyrille Ndayirukiye was one of the three captured today. ...

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Burundi troops, coup soldiers battle to seize capital

Intensive infighting broke out between government troops and coup soldiers in the early hours of Thursday as the two sides continued exchange of fire to seize the capital, witnesses said.  

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Coup: Burundi borders shut to prevent President’s return

The Burundian general who has launched a military coup has ordered the closure of an airport and land borders to stop the president returning to the country, Sky News reports. Major General Godefroid Niyombare made his bid for control just ...

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Protesters Descend On A Female Police Office That Shot A Protester Dead In Burundi

This is the shocking moment a Burundian policewoman was dragged on the ground by a rampaging mob who accused her of shooting at people taking part in a riot over the country’s president’s controversial bid for third term in office. ...

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