Burundi's lethal leftover weapons

Weapons used during civil war that ended in 2008 are now being employed to settle personal scores.

    Burundi's 15-year civil war ended in 2008, but the country still bears the burden of the violent conflict.

    Stockpiles of leftover weapons have found their way into Burundi's towns and villages and are often used to settle personal scores.

    Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb has this report from the capital, Bujumbura.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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