We, the pastors of the Catholic Church of Burundi, aware of the peace agreements and the constitution that stems from the agreements charter (article 8, 96, 103 et 302), listening to our consciences and as citizens who love their country and are faithful to their duty as church leaders who should prevent their country from relapsing into sectarian violence, division and war, make the following statement: the truth is clear. The president elected by the people of Burundi must not exceed the two terms of five years stated in the constitution. Read the full pastoral letter