Burundi’s Former Intelligence Chief Assassinated

Burundi’s Former Intelligence Chief Assassinated

By Gregory Warner

The killing was a surgical strike that many believe was carried out by members of the military. Many worry that if the army is pulled into political divisions, the country is headed toward civil war.

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Via: http://www.npr.org/2015/08/03/428901673/burundis-former-intelligence-chief-assassinated?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

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