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Vox Sentences: Burundi's near-coup, explained

President of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza and Secretary of State John Kerry.
President of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza and Secretary of State John Kerry.
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President of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza and Secretary of State John Kerry. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Mitch McConnell, earlier today, feelin' good. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Tom Brady with a (underinflated?) ball while playing the Indianapolis Colts in the 2015 AFC Championship Game on January 18, 2015. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Correction: Yesterday's Sentences stated the Amtrak train that derailed was going from New York to DC. It was going from DC to New York.

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