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News Burundi: Burundi refugees stuck for lack of funds

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burundi/burundi-refugees-stuck-lack-funds
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

- UNHCR has toned down calls pushing for more refugees to be repatriated. - Since last year the agency assisted more than 44,000 refugees to voluntarily repatriate to Burundi, with the vast ...

News Burundi: Hate speech stirs trouble in Burundi

News source: https://menafn.com/1097472801/Hate-speech-stirs-trouble-in-Burundi
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Next month, the Commission of Enquiry on Burundi, established by the UN Human Rights Council, is due to deliver its final report on abuses in the central African state and to make a judgement as ...

News Burundi: Saido Berahino: Stoke striker determined to help Burundi qualify for tournaments

News source: https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/45613101
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Saido Berahino opted to play for Burundi despite having represented England at youth level. Stoke City striker, Saido Berahino, says he wants to help Burundi qualify for major tournaments following hi...

News Burundi: Burundi threatens to quit UN Human Rights Council, sue critics

News source: https://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKCN1LY0VW-OZATP
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Burundi, beset by accusations of crimes sagainst humanity, threatened on Monday to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council and sue its critics. A U.N. Commission of Inquiry ...

News Burundi: Burundi could quit U.N. Human Rights Council

News source: https://theinsider.ug/index.php/2018/09/21/burundi-could-quit-u-n-human-rights-council/
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Burundi has threatened to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council and sue its commissioners who authored a 272-page report that said the government and its supporters were responsible fo...

News Burundi: Burundi: Renew UN Inquiry

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burundi/burundi-renew-un-inquiry
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

(Geneva) – The United Nations Human Rights Council should renew the mandate for the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi during its ongoing session in Geneva. The commission is the strongest – and ...

News Burundi: Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi

News source: https://themuslimtimes.info/2018/09/23/human-rights-council-holds-interactive-dialogue-with-the-commission-of-inquiry-on-burundi/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Hears Address by the Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom, and Concludes General Debate on the Promotion and Protection of All Human Rights The Human Rights Council ...

News Burundi: Burundi threatens to quit UN human rights body

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/burundi-threatens-to-quit-un-human-rights-body/ar-BBNlmXH
Publicated on: Friday 14 September 2018

Burundi threatened Friday to quit the UN Human Rights Council over perceived "politicisation" following a report pointing to crimes against humanity in the country. A presidential source made the warn...

News Burundi: AU envoy hails Burundi for its role in stabilizing in Somalia

News source: https://mareeg.com/au-envoy-hails-burundi-for-its-role-in-stabilizing-in-somalia/
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia Ambassador Francisco Madeira has commended Burundi for its selfless contribution in stabilizing Somalia ...

News Burundi: Burundi Threatens To Quit UN Human Rights Council

News source: https://www.channelstv.com/2018/09/14/burundi-threatens-to-quit-un-human-rights-council/
Publicated on: Friday 14 September 2018

A general view of the UN Council of Human Rights at the UN Offices in Geneva. Photo: Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP Burundi on Friday threatened to quit the UN Human Rights Council over perceived “politicisat...

News Burundi: Burundi: UN Human Rights Body - Renew Mandate of Burundi Investigation

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201809170598.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

Earlier this year, Human Rights Watch documented how Burundi's security services and Imbonerakure members, the ruling party youth league, killed, raped, abducted, beat, and intimidated suspected ...

News Burundi: Burundi under fire at U.N. for expelling U.N. human rights team

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/burundi-under-fire-u-n-expelling-u-n-174648876.html
Publicated on: uesday 11 September 2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Burundi's ambassador in Geneva struggled to explain to the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday why his government had thrown out a U.N. team that the Council, with Burundi's backin...