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Gunmen kill at least 36 in Burundi bar attack
on 09/19/11 AT 3:20 PM
Gunmen have stormed a bar in Burundi killing at least 36 people, the deadliest attack in the Central African country this year that has heightened fears of a return to civil war.
Burundi Bar Killing Recalls the Gatumba Massacre of 2004
on 09/19/11 AT 12:50 PM
Gunmen killed 36 people at a bar in the city of Gatumba, near the Congolese border on Monday. The proximity to the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo has led Burundian government officials to believe that the killers came from Congo.