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Burundi: UN Committee against Torture to Conduct Special Review

The UN Committee against Torture is due to conduct a special review* of Burundi on 28 and 29 July in Geneva, in light of information it has received about the deteriorating human rights situation in the country. CAT members and a Burundian delegation, headed by the Minister of Justice, will discuss the following issues specified […]

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UN Committee against Torture to Review Kuwait, Honduras, Burundi, Mongolia

UN Committee against Torture to Review Kuwait, Honduras, Burundi, Mongolia The UN Committee against Torture is meeting in Geneva from 25 July to 12 August to review the following countries: Kuwait (25-26 July); Honduras (27-28 July); Burundi (28-29 July); and Mongolia (2-3 August). The above are among the 159 States parties to the Convention against […]

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Burundi – AU statement on assassination in Burundi of MRs Hasfa Mossi

The Chairperson of the AU Commission is horrified by the assassination in Burundi of MRs Hasfa Mossi, member of the East African Legislative Assembly The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, is horrified by the assassination in Burundi of Mrs Hasfa Mossi, member of the East African Legislative Assembly and former […]

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Burundi – Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Burundi The Secretary-General condemns the assassination of Hafsa Mossi, former Burundian Minister for East African Community Affairs and Member of the East African Legislative Assembly, in Bujumbura this morning. He extends his deepest condolences to Ms. Mossi’s family. This despicable act of violence only serves to […]

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