Burundian Refugees

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, March 11 (UNHCR) – UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres left here late Monday after meeting Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete and launching a landmark two-year programme to end one of the world's most protracted refugee situations – the exile of some 218,000 Burundians who fled their country in 1972. (read more)