Child killed, 30 wounded in Burundi grenade blasts

Burundi police patrol a street in Bujumbura following a grenade attack on February 15, 2016Insurgents in Burundi hurled a series of grenades on Monday, killing a child and wounding at least 30 people in the latest in a string of attacks, the security minister said. Men on a motorbike threw three grenades in the symbolic heart of the city, while two other blasts were reported in a northern suburb, according to witnesses and a journalist group, SOS Medias Burundi. A young child was killed, with SOS Medias Burundi issuing a photograph of the victim, a small corpse covered by a blanket lying on the street.

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