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Obama impõe sanções a envolvidos na repressão no Burundi


O presidente dos Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, impôs sanções contra quatro autoridades do Burundi envolvidas em atos de violência no país, que vive uma grave crise política desde abril – anunciou a Casa Branca nesta segunda-feira (23). 539 mots de plus

Burundi’s last independent media at risk of being silenced

After the attempted and failed coup on 13 May 2015, four independent and professional radio and TV stations in Burundi, Radio Publique Africaine (RPA), Radio Sans Frontière Bonesha FM (RSF Bonesha FM), Radio-Télé Renaissance and Radio Isanganiro were silenced after they were burnt by persons wearing police and army uniforms. 467 mots de plus


US sanctions on Burundi, Syria & kingpins


Obama has signed an Executive Order introducing new US sanctions on Burundi, targeting individuals in the government and armed groups that contribute to the turmoil in Burundi, including by threatening its peace and security, undermining its democratic processes, and committing human rights abuses.  324 mots de plus


30 Days of Hopeful: Day 8

I once taught a workshop on spiritual leadership to a group of women in the tiny African country of Burundi. Our partner, ALARM (African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministry),  was working hard to help build church and community leadership in Burundi and neighboring Rwanda after a long and brutal civil war. 400 mots de plus

Wake Up And Pray! Be Alert

Update: Burundi

Burundi’s government set up a deadline for “rebels and terrorists” to disarm voluntarily, without punishment. This deadline has passed, and the situation looks as tense as ever. 52 mots de plus

Mass graves reported in Burundi

There are fears of mass graves across Burundi in which many bodies are buried. In an interview with Radio Inzamba ( is an online programme broadcast by Burundi journalists in exile) on 24 November 2015, the spokesperson of Union for National Progress (UPRONA) party which is not recognised by the government, Mr Tatien Sibomana said there are fears that there are many mass graves across the country. 131 mots de plus


Burundi: The NGO Vultures are gathering for the"feast".

« President Obama today issued a new Executive Order (E.O.) declaring a national emergency with respect to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by the situation in Burundi.

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