Tag: <span>Burundi</span>

Bodies on streets following day of bloodshed in Burundi

Posted December 13, 2015 07:59:11 Photo: Suspected fighters are paraded ahead of the media by Burundian police close to a recovered cache of weapons after clashes in the capital Bujumbura, Burundi. (Reuters/Jean Pierre Aime Harerimana ) Burundi’s army says 79 “enemies” and eight soldiers have been killed for the duration of the bloodiest day in…


US sanctions for Burundi officials

Image copyright Reuters Image caption At least 240 men and women have been killed because April and thousands have fled the nation The United States is to place sanctions on 4 existing and former officials in Burundi in connection with the continuing violence there. They contain the minister of public safety and the deputy director…