Burundi rejects deployment of UN police force as ‘violation of sovereignty’

Burundi rejects deployment of UN police force as ‘violation of sovereignty’

Burundi’s government has rejected the deployment of 228 UN police to the troubled African nation, saying a French-led UN resolution authorising the force was made without its consent. The UN Security Council on Friday agreed to deploy the force in its strongest move to date to try to end more than a year of violence. […]