Burundi: A Dangerous Third Term
|Title||Burundi: A Dangerous Third Term|
|Year of Publication||2016|
|Subtitle / Series Title||Africa Report N°235|
|Institution||International Crisis Group|
The current political crisis has reopened the wounds of Burundi’s past. Hardliners now dominant in the government brutally stifle dissent, fuel ethnic hatred, and undermine the Arusha accord that framed Burundi’s peace for the past decade. The international community should push toward real dialogue, and prepare to intervene if violence escalates.