Security concerns remain in Burundi ahead of 2015 elections

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Parfait Onanga-Anyanga, his Special Representative for Burundi and Head of the UN Office in Burundi (BNUB). UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

There is need to address remaining concerns, including security for Burundi to hold free and fair elections in 2015.

That's what the UN top envoy in Burundi, Parfait Onanga-Anyanga said on Thursday following a meeting held in Gitega to assess the implementation of the Roadmap towards the elections.

He said the UN will be deploying a new mission to Burundi alongside its partners to support the electoral process.

Mr. Onanga-Anyanga told Derrick Mbatha that all stakeholders in Burundi, including government officials, opposition leaders and members of civil society attended the meeting.

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