Thousands take to the streets in Burundi after a senior army general announces a coup
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Burundi coup bid - in 15 seconds

A Burundi army general says President Pierre Nkurunziza has been "overthrown" amid unrest over his bid to be re-elected for a third term.

However, the presidency says the coup has been foiled and the perpetrators will be brought to justice.

See the story in 15 seconds.

  • 13 May 2015
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