Ex-head of Burundian army during civil war assassinated

Colonel Jean Bikomagu, former head of the Burundian army was assassinated on Saturday, with his family issuing a statement.

Ex-head of Burundian army during civil war assassinated

World Bulletin / News Desk

The former head of Burundi's army during its 13-year civil war was assassinated Saturday, his family told AFP.

Colonel Jean Bikomagu, a key figure in the former Tutsi-dominated army, was gunned down in his car by unidentified assailants as he was about to enter his home in Kinindo, a southern district of the capital Bujumbura, a family member said. 

Last Mod: 15 Ağustos 2015, 15:51
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