CDDRL fellow comments on political crisis in Burundi


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CAPE TOWN/SOUTH AFRICA, 4JUN08 - Pierre Nkurunziza, President of Burundi, captured during the Opening Plenary of the World Economic Forum on Africa 2008 in Cape Town, South Africa, June 4, 2008.
Photo credit: 
Eric Miller, World Economic Forum, Wikimedia Commons

As a political crisis unfolds in Burundi, CDDRL Pre-doctoral Fellow Ken Opalo comments in The Washington Post on the risk of a military coup and the response of the international community to President Pierre Nkurunz's decision to run for a third-term in office, a violation of the country’s constitution.