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Peru’s Very Not Normal Election

On Sunday Peruvians went to the polls to elect a new President. Two conservative candidates - daughter of a former president Keiko Fujimori and World Bank economist Pedro Kuczynski - are now in a run-off, having gained 39.5% and 21.6% respectively. Leftist  Ve...

Burundi’s Bad Elections

A week ago, the first round of highly contested elections took place in Burundi. Initially slated for the end of May, legislative elections were delayed for about a month following the resignation and hasty departure of key staff of the electoral commission. T...

4 Things You Need to Know to Understand Burundi Now

Events are unfolding fast--very fast--in Burundi -- and what happens there matters to the world. Here are four keys for understanding the Burundi coup. What happened to the coup? President Nkurunziza announcing the end of the coup Credit: