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Burundi : UN Security Council votes to dispatch police force to Burundi
on 2016/8/1 20:29:51
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe UN Security Council (UNSC) has voted to deploy a UN police force to restive Burundi, in its toughest measure aimed at helping end over a year of violence in the West African country.

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Burundi : One child, three others killed in Burundi grenade attack
on 2016/2/8 20:37:33
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Click to see original Image in a new windowA grenade attack in Burundi's capital Bujumbura has left four people dead, including a child.

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Burundi : Amnesty spots possible mass graves in Burundi
on 2016/1/30 20:40:00
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Click to see original Image in a new windowAmnesty International says it has discovered five possible mass graves near Burundi’s capital, where a wave of political violence resulted in the deaths of scores of people last year.

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Burundi : Amnesty slams Burundi forces for Dec. 11 bloodshed
on 2015/12/22 16:21:12
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Click to see original Image in a new windowAmnesty International has slammed Burundian security forces for using “violent tactics,” which killed tens of anti-government protesters in the capital, Bujumbura, in a single day earlier this month.

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Burundi : AU after sending 5,000 peacekeepers to Burundi
on 2015/12/19 20:45:50
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe African Union (AU)’s Peace and Security Council has proposed to dispatch 5,000 peacekeepers to Burundi amid the deadly violence that has killed hundreds in the country.

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Burundi : Burundi attacks death toll hits 87
on 2015/12/13 16:12:36
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe Burundian army says the death toll from a series of attacks against three military bases in the capital, Bujumbura, has risen to 87.

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Burundi : Six killed, several injured in Burundi violence: Police
on 2015/11/16 20:46:34
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Click to see original Image in a new windowAt least six people have been killed and several others wounded in violence in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura.

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Burundi : Unidentified assailants shoot dead seven in Burundi's capital
on 2015/11/8 20:41:37
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Click to see original Image in a new windowUnknown gunmen have shot at least seven people dead in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura, ahead of a deadline for civilians to hand over weapons, amid ongoing tensions over President Pierre Nkurunziza’s new term in office.

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Burundi : African Union warns about threat of Burundi crisis to region
on 2015/11/7 20:44:46
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe African Union (AU) has warned that the continuation of the political crisis in Burundi poses a major threat to both the country and the region.

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Burundi : Burundi urges Belgium to replace envoy
on 2015/10/14 19:23:36
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Click to see original Image in a new windowBurundi has demanded the replacement of Belgian ambassador to the African country, citing the loss of confidence by the Burundian government in the European diplomat.

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Burundi : Burundi risks sliding back into civil war, warns UN
on 2015/9/29 20:52:33
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe UN has warned that Burundi risks sliding back into civil war due to a dramatic upsurge in killings following the controversial re-election of President Pierre Nkurunziza.

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Burundi : Burundi tortured protesters with acid, iron bars: Amnesty
on 2015/8/25 20:44:15
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Click to see original Image in a new windowBurundi security forces used acid and iron bars to extract confessions from the opponents of President Pierre Nkurunziza during his controversial bid for a third term in office, Amnesty International says.

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Burundi : Top Burundi General Assassinated in Ambush
on 2015/8/4 12:34:58
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Click to see original Image in a new windowA Burundian army general who was a close ally of President Pierre Nkurunziza has been killed in the country's capital, Bujumbura. The slaying comes after Nkurunziza won a third term in controversial elections.

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Burundi : Burundi rejects second UN diplomat
on 2015/7/6 16:17:08
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Click to see original Image in a new windowBurundi rejects U.N. mediator after critical report about elections.

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Burundi : Polling stations open in Burundi's parliamentary vote
on 2015/6/29 19:02:43
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Click to see original Image in a new windowPolling stations in Burundi's parliamentary and local elections have officially opened following weeks of bloody unrest in the African country.

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Burundi : Grenade attacks kill four in Burundi
on 2015/6/22 19:06:27
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Click to see original Image in a new windowGrenade attack in Burundi's capital have killed four people.

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Burundi : Violence kills 70, injures 500 in Burundi
on 2015/6/20 18:54:23
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Click to see original Image in a new windowA rights group in Burundi says at least 70 people, mostly civilians, were killed and hundreds of others wounded during weeks of political unrest in the African country.

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Burundi : Burundi election body's vice president flees
on 2015/5/30 20:20:27
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Click to see original Image in a new windowTwo of Burundi's vice presidents of the election commission have resigned and fled the country.

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Burundi : France suspends security cooperation with Burundi
on 2015/5/27 18:52:06
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Click to see original Image in a new windowFrance has decided to suspend its security cooperation with Burundi, a French diplomat says, amid a crackdown on anti-government protesters in the Central African country.

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Burundi : Burundi opposition figures go into hiding for safety
on 2015/5/25 19:30:52
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe Burundian opposition says many of its figures have gone into hiding in the capital, Bujumbura, after one of the country’s opposition leaders was assassinated.

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