Feb 29, 2016
African Union to send monitors to Burundi
The African Union will send 100 human rights monitors and 100 military monitors to Burundi, South Africa's president said on Saturday, after a trip to the tiny nation that is facing its worst crisis since a civil war ended a decade ago.
Jan 19, 2016
Three killed in Burundi grenade attack
Three people were killed in a grenade attack on a bar in the Burundian capital Bujumbura late on Monday, police said, as the impoverished nation faces the prospect of a return to civil war.
Jan 14, 2016
Burundi security forces kill two suspected rebels
A former military officer and policeman who were suspected of leading a group of rebels were killed on Wednesday in a shoot out with security forces east of Burundi's capital, the police spokesman said.
Aug 02, 2015
Gunmen kill President Nkurunziza’s chief of security
Gunmen shot dead a general who was a close ally of Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza in the capital on Sunday, the presidency and witnesses said, heightening tensions after a disputed presidential poll.
Jul 21, 2015
Overnight blasts, gunfire mar Burundi presidential vote
Blasts and gunfire overnight marred Burundi's presidential election on Tuesday, which the opposition said it would boycott after President Pierre Nkurunziza sparked a crisis by seeking a third term in office.
Jun 30, 2015
Burundi votes in boycott-hit poll; blasts, gunfire heard
Burundians voted for a new parliament on Monday after a night of sporadic blasts and gunshots and weeks of violent protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza's attempt to win a third term in office.
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