WASHINGTON – Voice of America today began boosting broadcasts to Burundi where at least 14 people have been and killed and more than 200 injured in protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza running for a third term.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Twenty years ago this month a killing spree began in a small country in Central Africa. Several weeks went by before the world learned the extent of the killings – learned that a genocide was under way in Rwanda. We now know that at least 800,000 Rwandans were massacred in the spring of 1994. A panel discussion on April 2 at VOA examined why so little was known for so long.