US condemns 'heavy-handed tactics' by Burundi police in clashes
Wednesday March 12 2014
Police patrol a street in Burundi's capital Bujumbura on September 26, 2013. The US has condemned what it called the use of heavy-handed tactics by Burundi's police to break up opposition party meetings. Photo/FILE
Political wrangling in Burundi has raised concerns of more unrest in a region already troubled by violence in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan and the Central African Republic.