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Burundi Godefroid Niyombare Pierre Nkurunziza

Generals arrested

16 May, 2015

Three army generals and two police generals are arrested for plotting a failed coup attempt against Nkurunziza, along with three lower-ranking officers and eight soldiers. One of the generals arrested is a former defense minister. Gen. Niyombare, is in hiding and has not yet been arrested.