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Not everyone loses. Rents in relatively calm districts of Bujumbura have risen sharply because of their perceived stability
Just hours after Deby said Africa's "tragedies" need to be resolved through force if diplomacy fails, it emerged the AU had softened on Burundi
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Over 166,000 people have sought shelter inside UN peacekeeper bases across the country and over 2.25 million people have been forced from their homes.
"Real leverage for peace and human rights will come when the people who benefit from war will pay a price for the damage they cause," - Clooney
"Burundians appear to be braced for an explosion of the murderous violence that has so frequently engulfed the country" -UN.
Last year alone, an estimated 13.9 million people were displaced -- or a startling 42,500 a day.