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Burundi: Former Army Chief Of Staff Killed

1 MIN READAug 15, 2015 | 15:48 GMT
Burundi's former army chief of staff, Col. Jean Bikomagu, was killed Aug. 15 by gunmen outside his home in Bujumbura, according to a witness, Reuters reported. This follows the murder of a former security chief Adolphe Nshimirimana by unknown attackers armed with rockets Aug. 2. Burundi is still unstable following the reelection of President Pierre Nkurunziza in July amid protests that began in April.

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