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- n. A person from Burundi or of Burundian descent.
- adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Burundi, the Burundian people.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a native or inhabitant of Burundi.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or characteristic of Burundi or its people
- n. a native or inhabitant of Burundi
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One night in February 2002, she was gang-raped by nine men whom she described as Burundian Forces for the Defense of Democracy
A battalion of about 1,000 Burundian troops was deployed earlier this month and the rest of the reinforcements are expected later this year.
AMISOM maintains a force of about 8,000 Ugandan and Burundian troops that are based primarily in Mogadishu.
Uganda and Burundi make up the bulk of the force with many Burundian troops operating in the Deynile district.
Calls to the Burundian embassy in Nairobi for comment weren't returned.
Ben Curtis/Associated Press SAFE SPOT: A Burundian soldier from the African Union peacekeeping force manned the gun turret of an armored vehicle transporting journalists in Mogadishu, Somalia, Thursday.
The park was further degraded after the 1997 coup and the 1998 rebellion in former Zaire when the Goma-based Rwandan RCD (and the Ugandan and Burundian armies) challenged the government for control of the resource-rich east of the country.
AMISOM forces, made up of Ugandan and Burundian soldiers, now control 70% of Mogadishu and key towns in the south of the country.
At a recent gathering, social workers sat alongside leaders of the Somali and Burundian communities.
The European Union is training about 2,000 Somali soldiers with U.S. support, and an African Union force of 8,000 Ugandan and Burundian peacekeepers is propping up the government.
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