Somaliland: Rising Election Tensions in Burundi Displace Thousands


Burundians camped in the Bugesera District of Rwanda after fleeing rising election tensions in their country

Somalilandsun- Thousands of Burundians have fled their country, fearing it might descend into violence ahead of a presidential election scheduled for June.
Burundi is wracked with uncertainty over whether President Pierre Nkurunziza will run for a third term, a move many say would violate the constitution as well as the terms of the peace accord that ended a brutal civil war which cost some 300,000 lives. Continue Reading