Thursday, June 29, 2017

Burundi blues: the road to violence & back


Burundi blues: the road to violence & back

Alert - No20 - 29 June 2017

Erwin van Veen

In 2015, Burundi witnessed political unrest and bloodshed not seen since the end of its civil war. Although political repression has since suppressed dissent, how can the international community – and especially the EU – prepare for an eventual return to violence?