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Opinion : What talks in Burundi should look like
BUJUMBURA, 17 November 2015 (IRIN) - Warnings of a looming genocide in Burundi dangerously misrepresent the nature of the crisis in my country, but the widespread calls for urgent mediated talks are nevertheless well founded. They are an essential step to halting a cycle of violence that has claimed some 240 lives since April. Clashes between the powers that be and their opponents began in April when the ruling CNDD-FDD party nominated the incumbent Pierre…
by Désiré Nimubona, freelance journalist and regular contributor to IRIN based in Bujumbura
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