by Chris Carrington, The Daily Sheeple:
Burundi is a republic. It’s one of the poorest nations on earth, and it has been ravaged by civil war. The elections due in early 2015 could possibly spark more unrest.
The United Nations have been ‘working’ in Burundi for some time, but the government has asked them to leave by August of this year.
Ban Ki Moon, head of the United Nations, has refused to leave. In fact, he has extended the organizations stay in the country by a full year.
“…that the political scene remains deeply polarized, with the Government using its dominance in Parliament to enact laws infringing on political and civil rights, contributing to a shrinking of political space, while the opposition threatens to take steps to confront the Government.”
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