In Burundi, the security situation remains highly volatile. On 11 December, 87 people were killed in clashes between government forces and armed gunmen, who attacked three military sites in Bujumbura.
- 225,000 refugees have crossed borders into neighbouring countries
- 645,000 people in Burundi are food insecure
- 1,000 new arrivals weekly into neighbouring countries
- USD 55 million needed for 6 months to support operations that are responding to the Burundi crisis.