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Gunmen abduct 2 in Burundi’s Bubanza province

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According to the state-run news agency, the gunmen abducted the two victims at about 20:30 (18:30 GMT) as they were heading home from church...
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Car crash leaves 3 dead in Burundi

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The state-run radio reported that the taxi, which was coming from Rumonge town with a destination at Bururi town, had five passengers with its...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Grenade blast kills 3 in Burundi

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The radio indicated that all the victims including a man, his wife and one of their children, died on the spot in the explosion...
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Gunmen abduct 2, burn car in Burundi

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The Burundi-based private radio reported that gunmen forced the car to stop and took all valuable objects that three passengers had including money and...
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Burundian traders denounce ban of food export to Rwanda

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In Cibitoke, the measure taken by the Burundian government last week, affects sellers and growers of several fruit and vegetable crops, including tomatoes, onions...

Former Burundian lawmaker dies

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"I consider Augustin Nzojibwami as my educator and also an older brother in terms of politics. He was my teacher of mathematics for two...
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Burundi’s stakeholders meet to revitalize coffee sector

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Burundian Second Vice-President Joseph Butore and Agriculture and Livestock Minister Deo Guide Rurema participated in the meeting held Wednesday. "One of the...
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Bururi province gun violence kills four

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The state-run radio reported that three of the victims were shot dead, including the bar owner, when unidentified gunmen stormed a bar at Nyatubuye...
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Second mass grave discovered in Burundi

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"We were informed by citizens that there were a mass grave at Mutakura at the 13th Avenue where more than five persons who supported...

3 grenade explosions hit Burundi capital

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"Unidentified persons detonated three grenades, one near Kinama market and two others in Kamenge injuring more than ten persons in the three incidents, some...

5 Burundian “insurgents” surrender to security forces

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"In total, five young men who were part of insurgents surrendered to security forces in Musaga," said Burundian Police Deputy-Spokesman Moise Nkurunziza. ...

Grenade attacks in Burundi kills one whilst injuring 30

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"At least 30 people, most of them children and women, were injured. One of the injured children died," Public Security Minister Alain Guillaume Bunyoni...

Burundians protest against Rwanda’s role in Burundi’s crisis

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In Burundian capital Bujumbura, thousands of people loyal to the Burundian government held protest in main streets of the city while other demonstrations were...

2 Foreign Journalists arrested for supporting gunmen

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"The two foreign journalists were arrested yesterday (Thursday) around 16:30 (14:30 GMT) at Nyakabiga between the 5th and the 6th avenues over complicity with...

3 killed in violence in Burundi’s capital

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"Three bandits armed with a gun of the Kalashnikov type, a pistol and a grenade attacked two men including a soldier and a civilian...
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Burundi security forces kill 2 gunmen

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"During the operation that happened at Kivumvu last (Sunday) night in a bush where gunmen were hiding, security forces killed two gunmen and...
gunmen

Gunmen abduct 3 in Burundi’s Bubanza province

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"The truck that was heading to Cibitoke province from the capital Bujumbura was ambushed around 20:30 (18:30 GMT) by gunmen between the 4th and...
Burundi

Burundi’s civil societies protest against deployment of AU troops

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"MAPROBU (the African Prevention and Protection Mission in Burundi) not yet needed now in Burundi," shouted some protestors."No war in Burundi, so why MAPROBU?"...
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza

Construction of Burundi’s presidential palace kicks off

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"The palace built near Bujumbura-Bugarama road will notably host the office of the president, that of the first vice-president. It will also host the...

Burundian MP escapes assassination attempt in capital

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"It was around 08:00 (06:00 GMT) in the morning when a senior official's car was ambushed by gunmen. They shot at the car, killing...

Police kill 2 criminals in Burundi’s capital

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"Unidentified gunmen blasted grenades and opened fire on police agents on a night patrol duty in Nyakabiga, Section 2. They exchanged gunfire and...
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Burundi’s police uncover arms cache in capital

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"Thanks to information provided by some citizens, police agents discovered an arms cache in Nyakabiga in a compound hosting a school run by the...

2 killed in violence in Burundi’s capital

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"A corpse of a dead man was found today (Wednesday) morning at Kanyosha. And at around 19:30 (17:30 GMT), gunmen detonated a grenade in...
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Grenade explosion kills 3 in Burundi

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"Five children were playing around 07:00 (05:00 GMT) and they saw a stone-like object and they manipulated it without knowing what it was. It...

Police kill criminal, arrest 12 in Burundi’s Bujumbura Rural province

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"One criminal was killed, 12 others were arrested and several others injured in clashes between police agents and criminals who were aboard four cars...
Burundi

Burundi police dislodge armed group in southern province

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According to the state-run radio, the group made up of about 90 persons from various localities was hosted at Nema private health center where...
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Cholera kills 3 in Burundi Makamba province

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Three persons were killed and eight others admitted to hospital following a cholera outbreak in Nyanza-Lac in Makamba province, some 150 km south of...

May 22 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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BUJUMBURA -- Two protesters were shot dead by police and 11 others seriously injured on Thursday in separate incidents in the Burundian capital Bujumbura...
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza

Burundi to pick a candidate designate for presidential polls

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The Burundian ruling party is to hold Saturday, at the party head office in the Burundian capital Bujumbura, its extraordinary congress to elect its...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Burundians mourn late president died in plane crash ahead 1994 Rwanda genocide

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Burundian citizens Monday commemorated the 21st anniversary of the death of former Burundian President Cyprien Ntaryamira, who was killed in a plane crash on...