Hardliner Takes Charge in Burundi

On September 7, Burundi’s president, Évariste Ndayishimiye, removed government officials he said he no longer trusted. Most significantly, he replaced

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Burundi must engage in ‘credible and inclusive’ move towards democratic rule

Despite commitments and measures taken by the government, the human rights situation there has not changed in a substantial and

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Burundi sends troops to DRC for regional peacekeeping force | Armed Groups News

There are more than 120 armed groups active in the DRC, driving longstanding conflict in the country. Soldiers from Burundi

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Burundi Rejects Calls for Reform, Scrutiny

Burundi’s representative at the UN Human Rights Council has shut down hope, once again, that the country would cooperate with

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HRW decries ‘serious human rights violations’ in Burundi | Human Rights News

The rights group says authorities have responded to attacks nationwide with a heavy-handed approach. Burundi’s security agencies have committed violations

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HRW decries ‘serious human rights violations’ in Burundi | Human Rights News

The rights group says authorities have responded to attacks nationwide with a heavy-handed approach. Burundi’s security agencies have committed violations

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Burundi: Suspected Opponents Killed, Detained, Tortured

(Nairobi) – Burundi’s national intelligence services, police, and ruling party youth members have killed, arbitrarily detained, tortured and harassed people

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