On the Passing of Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza

The United States extends its condolences to those mourning the loss of Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza.  We remain a committed partner and friend to the Burundian people.  Following a peaceful transition to President-elect Evariste Ndayishimiye, we look forward to working with him and the new government.  We reaffirm our support for Burundi’s aspirations for a more democratic, prosperous, peaceful future.

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