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Burundi President says God will 'crush' his enemies

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza has been sworn in for a third term in the country's capital Bujumbura, amidst the controversy surrounding the re-election. There has been political crisis and ongoing violence in Burundi the moment, so bad that Nkurunziza has called on God to help him 'crush' any rebel groups against him.

702's Africa correspondent, JJ Cornish reports about this event, as well as the strong criticism around his third term.

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