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Burundian Rebels Attack Military Camp and Reportedly Kill at Least 132 People

January 1, 1998

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) _ Burundian rebels attacked a military camp and village near the airport in Nairobi early Thursday, leaving at least 132 people dead, a radio report said.

In an hours-long battle with the army, at least 30 rebels and two soldiers were killed, Lt. Col. Mamert Sinarinzi told Burundian radio.

At least 100 civilians in a village near the airport also died, Sinarinzi said.

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