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News: Burundi

We have started to collect the most important news related to Burundi in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Burundi reporter sentence reduced

Tuesday, January 8th 2013, 12:05

A Burundian appeal court reduces the life sentence of prominent local journalist Hassan Ruvakuki to three years after scrapping his conviction on a terrorism charge.
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Burundi reporter jailing 'right'

Tuesday, June 26th 2012, 18:41

Burundi's president tells the BBC he supports the life sentence given to a journalist last week as he was accused of involvement in a terrorist act.
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'Plot to kill' Burundi watchdog

Thursday, May 10th 2012, 10:20

Burundi's corruption watchdog, Mohamed Rukara, has uncovered a plot to kill him, his spokesperson says - blaming unnamed people.
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Burundi bans report on killings

Wednesday, May 2nd 2012, 14:39

Burundi's government bans Human Rights Watch from holding a press conference about its report into the escalation of political assassinations.
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Deadly gun attack on Burundi bar

Monday, September 19th 2011, 16:32
related places: Bujumbura

At least 36 people are killed after unidentified gunmen open fire at a crowded bar near the Burundi capital, Bujumbura, officials say.
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Burundi president's farm attacked

Tuesday, July 19th 2011, 14:25

Arsonists have set ablaze a pineapple farm owned by Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza, officials say.
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VIDEO: 'Boy from Burundi' shines at Wimbledon

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 14:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Wimbledon

Hassan Ndayishimiye made history at Wimbledon this week, becoming the first player from Burundi, a country in eastern Africa, to play at a Grand Slam.(UK users only)
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Uganda and Burundi to get drones

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 15:31
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Uganda Uganda, United States United States

The US is supplying drone aircrafts to Uganda and Burundi to help them fight Islamist militants in Somalia, defence officials tell the BBC.
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Burundi's Somali force 'unpaid'

Thursday, June 2nd 2011, 10:45
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Burundian soldiers serving with the African Union peace force in war-torn Somalia tell the BBC they have not been paid since January.
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Somalis 'holding Burundi bodies'

Friday, March 4th 2011, 16:03
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Somali Islamists say they have the bodies of 18 Burundian peacekeepers, suggesting that casualty figures from recent fighting are much higher than announced.
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