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Burundi: Abducted Journalist Remains Missing, One Year On
[Iwacu] Iwacu Press Group commemorates one year of the disappearance of its journalist, Jean Bigirimana, who has gone missing since 22 July 2016. No evidence of his death so far .
[AllAfrica] 22/07/2017
Tanzania: President Magufuli Urges Burundians to Return Home
[Daily News] Ngara -President John Magufuli yesterday suspended temporarily the registration and naturalisation of Burundian refugees, urging the immigrants to return home.
[AllAfrica] 21/07/2017
Burundi: Teenagers Go 'Missing' After U.S. Competition
[allAfrica] Six Burundi teenagers who travelled to Washington, DC in the United States to take part in a robotics competition were reported as having gone missing after the competition was over.
[AllAfrica] 20/07/2017
Six on Burundi robotics team go missing in US, two seen in Canada
Police posted photographs of the six four young males and two females on Twitter—seen crossing over into Canada
[East Africa News Post] 20/07/2017
Nkurunziza urges Burundi refugees in Tanzania to return home
The visit, kept secret up to the last moment, was the first foreign trip in more than two years.
[East Africa News Post] 20/07/2017
President Nkurunziza visits Tanzania first time in two years
Burundi's President Nkurunziza welcomed by his Tanzanian counterpart John Magufuli near border.
[East Africa News Post] 20/07/2017
Burundi: Rights Groups Urge ICC to Begin Full Investigation Into Human Rights Violations
[Iwacu] Nine local human rights organisations urge the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to begin full investigation into gross human rights violations in Burundi to bring...
[AllAfrica] 18/07/2017
Burundi: Do Peace Talks Stand a Chance?
[Deutsche Welle] Burundi's government and opposition alliance plan to meet at the end of July for talks to end the country's two year political conflict. As tensions escalate, this goal looks less...
[AllAfrica] 17/07/2017
Bujumbura, Kigali in war of words over alleged border kidnappings
Burundi asks Rwanda to release its nationals allegedly kidnapped as a first step to mending their relations.
[East Africa News Post] 12/07/2017
Grenade kills eight in northern Burundi bar
Attack leaves six dead on the spot
[East Africa News Post] 10/07/2017
- UPR submission highlights Burundi's "markedly worsening situation" for free expression
A Universal Period Review submission by ARTICLE 19 and its partner organisations addresses a markedly worsening situation for freedom of expression and freedom of association in Burundi since its last...
[IFEX] 10/07/2017
Burundi: Neglected but Still Not Yet Over - Crisis Continues to Bite
[Citizen] Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza announced his intention to seek a disputed third term more than two years ago, spawning a period of unrest marked by extrajudicial killings, a failed...
[AllAfrica] 07/07/2017