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Museveni, UK's Boris Johnson discuss South Sudan, Burundi.

Uganda was the first country to deploy in Somalia in 2007, under AMISOM

- Daily Monitor - UG

News24.com | Dozens killed after DRC soldiers open fire on Burundi refugees.

The Democratic Republic of Congo government has opened an inquiry, after soldiers fired on Burundian refugees in the eastern South Kivu province, killing dozens. Watch for more.

- News24.com - ZA

Study on African mediation highlights the significance of the mandate.

In Africa mediation mandates are typically contained in resolutions passed by the UN the AU or sub-regional bodies that attempt to resolve conflicts. Tiksa Negeri/ReutersEvery mediation to resolve a major conflict in Africa is based on a mandate that shapes the process and outcome of peacemaking. This is true of mediations ...

- The Conversation - UK

Congolese Security Forces Kill 36 Burundian Refugees.

Congolese security troops killed at least 36 Burundian refugees and injured more than 100 others during confrontations Friday over plans to return some of the refugees to their home country, officials and local activists said. Soldiers and police opened fire as the refugees tried to free some of their compatriots in ...

- Voice of America - US

Dozens of Burundi refugees killed in clashes with DR Congo forces.

At least 36 Burundian refugees have been killed in clashes with Congolese security forces who allegedly fired indiscriminately at protesters, the United Nations envoy to Congo said Saturday.

- France24 - FR

36 Burundi refugees killed in clashes with Congo forces: UN.

At least 36 Burundian refugees have been killed in clashes with Congolese security forces who allegedly fired indiscriminately at protesters, the U.N. envoy to Congo said Saturday.

- Stars and Stripes - US

DR Congo security forces shoot dead Burundi migrants.

The UN says 37 people killed as they took part in a protest against plans to send them home.

- BBC - UK

DR Congo forces kill at least 36 Burundi refugees.

'Overwhelmed' troops shot at refugees who were protesting against plans to be sent home, official says.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Congolese troops shoot dozens of Burundian refugees in DRC.

Thousands of Burundi refugees have fled their country to the DRC in order to escape violence. Yet across the border, clashes with Congolese security forces have left some refugees dead.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

36 Burundi refugees killed in clashes with Congo forces: UN.

- Townhall.com - US

The Latest: UN: 36 Burundi refugees killed in Congo clashes.

The Latest on the killing of Burundian refugees in Congo : 6:40 p.m.

- FOX News - US

DR Congo security forces shoot dead Burundi 'refugees'

More than 30 were killed during a protest against plans to send them home, activists say.

- BBC - UK

News24.com | At least 34 Burundian refugees killed by DRC forces, official says

An official says Congolese forces have allegedly shot and killed at least 34 Burundian refugees in an area near Burundi's border.

- News24.com - ZA

Congo forces shoot dead at least 18 Burundi refugees

The coordinator of the U.N. Communications Group in Congo, Florence Marchal, confirmed a provisional death toll of 18, with 50 others wounded.

- The Hindu - IN

Congolese Security Forces Kill at Least 18 Burundian Refugees

Congolese security troops killed at least 18 Burundian refugees during confrontations Friday over plans to return some of the refugees to their home country, officials and local activists said. Soldiers and police opened fire as the refugees tried to free some of their compatriots in Kamanyola, a town in the eastern ...

- Voice of America - US

Refugees From Burundi Killed in Congo, Activists Say

At least 34 Burundians who had fled political violence at home were killed in a clash with soldiers, according to a civil society group in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

- New York Times - US

DR Congo forces kill at least 18 Burundi refugees

'Overwhelmed' troops shot at refugees who were protesting against plans to be sent home, official says.

- Al Jazeera - QA

34 Burundian refugees killed by Congo forces, official says

An official says Congolese forces have allegedly shot and killed 34 Burundian refugees in an area near Burundi's border.

- FOX News - US

Congo forces shoot dead at least 18 Burundi refugees: UN

- Townhall.com - US

Saskatoon school brings Burundian refugee family to the city

A Burundi family was brought to Saskatoon by the private sponsorship of École St. Matthew School.

- Global News - CA

Armed raid on UN office in Burundian capital indicates increased risk to Western diplomats, NGO workers, journalists

Event Six armed men broke into and ransacked the premises of the United Nations' Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Burundi's capital, Bujumbura, at around 2.30 am local time on 13 September. Burundian police statements at first suggested that the story of the raid was

- Jane’s - US

News24.com | Gunmen forcibly enter UN human rights office in Burundi

Several gunmen forcibly entered the Burundi office of the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, an official has said

- News24.com - ZA

Gunmen force way into United Nations office in Burundi

Several gunmen forcibly entered the Burundi office of the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, an official said.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Burundi: UN independent panel calls for ICC probe into possible crimes against humanity

Having concluded that serious human rights violations, including executions and sexual violence, are continuing in Burundi with impunity, a United Nations-appointed expert panel will ask the International Criminal Court to open an investigation into possible crimes against humanity.

- UN - INT

La Commission d'enquête appelle la Cour pénale internationale à enquêter sur de possibles crimes contre l'humanité au Burundi

Source: UN Human Rights Council Country: Burundi Les conclusions, présentées le 4 septembre par trois membres de la Commission, sont le fruit de plusieurs mois d'investigation auprès de plus de 500 témoins, souvent au péril de leur vie. Commission d'enquête sur le Burundi Genève, 4 septembre 2017 – La Commission ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Burundi officials should be tried for “crimes against humanity”: UN commission

Top people in Burundi have been getting away with murder. Now a UN body says they should face trial

- UN - INT

Hate speech stirs trouble in Burundi

History tells us Burundi needs to start prosecuting those guilty of hate speech and inciting violence

- UN - INT

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, development hacks, and the power of digital record-keeping

A nationwide innovation in India was picked up by Nigeria to eliminate ghost workers who were sucking the government's payroll and even collecting pensions. As the digitization process expanded, it also made inroads toward giving identities to thousands of Nigerians whose invisibility had left them unable to plug into ...

- Brookings - US

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