Burundi opposition chief charged with rebellion: prosecutor

Wednesday March 12 2014

Opposition Movement for Solidarity and Development (MSD) party leader, Alexis Sinduhije, and 71 supporters have been charged with rebellion after violent clashes last week, amid worsening tensions in Burundi. Sinduhije, who is on the run from police, and the other activists face life in jail if found guilty. Photo/FILE

Opposition Movement for Solidarity and Development (MSD) party leader, Alexis Sinduhije, and 71 supporters have been charged with rebellion after violent clashes last week, amid worsening tensions in Burundi. Sinduhije, who is on the run from police, and the other activists face life in jail if found guilty. Photo/FILE AFP

By AFP

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