Rwandan Hutus have reportedly funneled money and arms to Burundi Hutu extremists.
In late March, Tanzania closed its Burundi border, despite U.
Easy to overlook are the economic roots that contribute to the violence in Burundi.
envoy to Burundi, Ahmedou Ould Abdallah, both Burandi and Rwanda, in the long run, will be "fundamentally unstable countries that will explode every 10 to 12 years because the population will have doubled" in that short time.
The UN Security Council will hold closed-door talks on Wednesday on the crisis in Burundi after an opposition leader was gunned down at the weekend.
Burundi has been in turmoil since President Pierre Nkurunziza announced plans to run for a third term, sparking violent demonstrations.