Posts Tagged ‘Nkurunziza’

BURUNDI: Trouble Brews as Army Divides Along Ethnic Lines

A central pillar of the peace accords that ended a civil war in Burundi a decade ago – integrating former Hutu rebels into the Tutsi-dominated army to create a more ethnically balanced force – is looking distinctly wobbly. A recent post on a Burundi news blog by Thierry Vircoulon of the International Crisis Group (ICG) said the institution […]