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Burundi

Marguerite Barankitse, founder of Burundi orphanage credited with saving thousands of children's lives during 12-year civil war. 1st recipient of humanitarian prize presented by George Clooney - Reuters

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Burundi Army General Kararuza shot dead in Burundi capital - Anadolu Agency

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International Criminal Court opens preliminary probe of alleged war crimes in Burundi, statement says - Reuters

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4 killed in political violence in Burundi, official says - AP

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In new book, ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter claims Swiss government asked him to help convince Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza to leave office - AP

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Burundi official says 4 members of country's ruling party killed in attack in continuing violence associated with extended tenure of President Pierre Nkurunziza - AP

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Burundi repatriates body of Rwandan minister charged with spying - BBC

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UN Security Council asks for UN police options for Burundi https://t.co/6lkoIbdapf #BreakingNews - @Jerusalem_Post

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Security Council unanimously backs move to deploy UN police in Burundi - AFP

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Burundi colonel slain in army headquarters said to be a high-ranking officer close to the president - AP

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Burundi officer is shot dead inside army headquarters - BBC

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Official says EU suspends Burundi government aid over violence - AFP

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African Union to deploy 100 rights monitors, 100 military monitors to Burundi, South African president says - Reuters

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Burundi President Nkurunziza promises inclusive dialogue, release of 1,200 prisoners as UN chief Ban Ki-Moon visits - @SOSMediaBDI

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Police say dozen wounded in Burundi grenade blasts as UN chief Ban Ki-Moon visits - AFP

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Arrest warrants lifted for 15 accused of plotting Burundi coup - BBC

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Photo: Severe car crash on a road connecting Rutana and Makamba in Burundi - @ndongoziB

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African Union abandons plan to send 5,000 peacekeepers to help restore stability to Burundi - @zenaidamz

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France says it suspends security and defense cooperation with Burundi - AP

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Foreign Correspondents' Association confirms Burundi has freed French reporter, UK photographer - @AFP

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