Burundi

Burundian journalist arrested, charged after not revealing source

Burundian authorities imprisoned the director of the privately owned Radio Publique Africaine on Tuesday and charged him with complicity in murder, according to news reports.

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Africa in Pictures : Burundi

Photos of Burundi

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Burundi : U.S. Welcomes Robust UN Electoral Observation Mission

U.S. Welcomes Robust UN Electoral Observation Mission to Burundi     WASHINGTON, January 8, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement Jen Psaki Department Spokesperson Washington, DC January 7, 2015   The United States welcomes the start of the UN Electoral Observation Mission to Burundi (MENUB) on January 1. We look forward to continuing our […]

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Burundi : Joint visit of Didier Reynders and Alexander De Croo

The joint visit of the two Belgian Deputy Prime Ministers demonstrates the integration of socio-economic, governance and human rights issues in the foreign policy of Belgium.

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Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage – Africa

UNESCO: New inscriptions concerning Africa by the 9th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (24 – 28 November 2014) Composed of 24 States and elected by the General Assembly of the States Parties to the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, the Intergovernmental Committee […]

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Burundi : IMF Staff Completes Review Mission

A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Mr. Jaroslaw Wieczorek, visited Bujumbura from during December 4–17, 2014 to conduct discussions for the sixth review of the government’s economic and financial program supported by the IMF

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