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Burundi

Police: Burundi minister assassinated in the capital - AFP

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Central African Republic conflict (2012-present)

UN says probe of alleged sexual abuse by peacekeepers in Central African Republic identified 25 peacekeepers from Burundi, 16 from Gabon as suspects - AP

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Burundi

Burundi foreign ministry official says official notice sent to UN announcing plans to quit International Criminal Court - Reuters

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Burundi bans 9 human right groups and a journalists union - BBC

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International Criminal Court

UN human rights chief says, 'We are very alarmed about the trajectory the country is taking,' after Burundi lawmakers vote to withdraw from International Criminal Court - AP

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Burundi lawmakers vote overwhelmingly to withdraw from International Criminal Court - AP

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Burundi bans 3 UN human rights investigators from entering country following release of report that cited serious rights violations in country - Reuters

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

More: UN Burundi inquiry says government agents and those linked to them primarily responsible for human rights violations - Reuters

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

UN independent investigation on Burundi finds gross human rights violations including possible crimes against humanity - Reuters

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Bujumbura, Bujumbura Mairie, Burundi

Report: An attempted escape from Burundi's Mpimba prison - educocracy

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Police in Burundi detain 8 people over circulating defamatory information via WhatsApp - @nbstv

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2016 Olympics

South Africa's Caster Semenya wins Olympic gold in women's 800 meter; Burundi's Francine Niyonsaba takes silver, Kenya's Margaret Wambui takes bronze - NBC

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Burundi rejects deployment of 228 UN police, official says - AFP

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Burundi

Nobel winner Malala Yousafzai urges Burundi's government to release schoolchildren jailed for doodling on photos of President Pierre Nkurunziza - AP

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Burundi

Former Burundi minister Hafsa Mossi murdered in the country's capital Bujumbura - IBT Times

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Burundi

Rural Burundi school sends home 230 students for defacing portrait of President Nkurunziza - Reuters

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

US encouraged by progress towards dialogue amongst Burundian stakeholders, State Department says

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Rwanda accused of expelling Burundians who refused to move to refugee camps - BBC

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Burundi unrest 2015-16

Report: Explosions heard in the northern part of Burundian capital Bujumbura - @iburundi

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United Nations Security Council

Report from UN experts accuse Rwanda of aiding Burundi rebels and North Korea of arming the Democratic Republic of Congo - Reuters

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