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UN Burundi office to close May 31
United Nations, United States, April 8, 2021 (AFP) - The United Nations special envoy's office to Burundi will close on May 31, five months after the isolated regime requested it shuttered, the secretary-general announced Thursday.
A highly political issue, the UN's presence has been a source of tension for years between the organization and Burundian authorities, which have contested the need for UN Security Council observation mission.
The office was est ...