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Burundi bans three U.N. human rights investigators

10 Oct 2016

KIGALI Burundi's government banned three U.N. investigators from its territory on Monday, deepening a row between the east African country and the international community over recurring political violence.

Burundi's 2016 first-quarter tax revenues down 10 percent, undercut by violence

13 Apr 2016

KIGALI Burundi's tax revenues fell 10.3 percent in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the same period last year, reflecting in part continued political unrest, the central African country's revenue authority said on Wednesday.

President returns to Burundi after army says coup bid failed

15 May 2015

BUJUMBURA President Pierre Nkurunziza returned to Burundi on Thursday, his office said, after the army chief declared that an attempted coup staged when the east African leader was abroad had failed. | Video

President returns to Burundi after army says coup bid failed

14 May 2015

BUJUMBURA President Pierre Nkurunziza returned to Burundi on Thursday, his office said, after the army chief declared that an attempted coup staged when the east African leader was abroad had failed. | Video

President returns to Burundi after army says coup bid failed

14 May 2015

BUJUMBURA President Pierre Nkurunziza returned to Burundi on Thursday, his office said, after the army chief declared that an attempted coup staged when the east African leader was abroad had failed. | Video

President returns to Burundi after army says coup bid failed

14 May 2015

BUJUMBURA President Pierre Nkurunziza returned to Burundi on Thursday, his office said, after the army chief declared that an attempted coup staged when the east African leader was abroad had failed. | Video

Burundi army head says coup attempt failed, fighting rages in capital

14 May 2015

BUJUMBURA, May 14 The head of Burundi's army said on Thursday that an attempted coup had failed and forces loyal to President Pierre Nkurunziza were in control, a day after another general said he had sacked Nkurunziza for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office.

Police fire towards protesters during clashes in Burundi's capital

12 May 2015

BUJUMBURA Police fired guns and teargas towards protesters throwing stones in a suburb of Burundi's capital on Tuesday during a demonstration against the president's bid for a third term, Reuters witnesses said. | Video

Police fire towards protesters during clashes in Burundi's capital

12 May 2015

BUJUMBURA Police fired guns and teargas towards protesters throwing stones in a suburb of Burundi's capital on Tuesday during a demonstration against the president's bid for a third term, Reuters witnesses said. | Video

Police fire towards protesters during clashes in Burundi's capital

12 May 2015

BUJUMBURA Police fired guns and teargas towards protesters throwing stones in a suburb of Burundi's capital on Tuesday during a demonstration against the president's bid for a third term, Reuters witnesses said. | Video

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