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Mon, 03 May 2021 11:51:51 GMT
Peace, Hope Return in Bujumbura Six Years After Violence
[East African] Last week marked six years since the protests erupted against former Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza as he vied for a third term that opposition believed was unconstitutional.

Tue, 04 May 2021 05:41:14 GMT
Burundi Improves in Press Freedom Ranking
[East African] As the world marked the World Press Freedom Day on Monday, Burundi marked improved media freedom ranking even as journalists hoped for more freedoms to do their work.

Mon, 03 May 2021 05:29:41 GMT
Children Will Bear Consequences of War in Great Lakes Region
[Nation] Children born today in the Great Lakes Region will suffer the consequences of persistent violence even if fighting stopped now. This signals a long-term impact on communities battered by fighting.

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 13:11:43 GMT
UN High Commissioner for Refugees Urges More Support for Burundians Returning Home
[UNHCR] Ending a two-day visit to Burundi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi praised progress made towards helping refugees find long-term solutions in the heart of Africa's Great Lakes Region.

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 05:36:48 GMT
Amnesty International Piles Pressure for Release of Activist Lukuki
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Amnesty International has renewed pressure on the Burundian Government to release an activist jailed for 32 years.

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