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Burundi , Monday 20 November 2017

News Burundi: Burundi Defies the Imperial Criminal Court: an Interview with John Philpot

News channel or source: https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/11/20/burundi-defies-the-imperial-criminal-court-an-interview-with-john-philpot/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

The International Criminal Court (ICC) propagates injustice as stark as slavery or South African apartheid. It’s a Western court that prosecutes Africans exclusively. In June 2011, the ICC engaged in one of its most shocking imperial crusades by ...

News Burundi: Basetsana thrash Burundi to keep 2018 World Cup dream alive

News channel or source: http://www.goal.com/en-gh/news/basetsana-thrash-burundi-to-keep-2018-world-cup-dream-alive/17ffitvepcepw1lwmxwv8c593v
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

South Africa Women’s National U/20 side kept their World Cup dream alive with a 5-0 thrashing of Burundi at Dobsonville Stadium on Saturday. With the win, Basetsana overcame a 2-0 deficit from the first leg to advance to the third round of qualifiers ...

News Burundi: International court opens probe into Burundi deadly violence

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/international-court-opens-probe-into-burundi-violence/17101931/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — International Criminal Court judges have authorized an investigation into allegations of state-sponsored crimes in Burundi including murder, rape and torture, announcing the decision Thursday shortly after the East African nation ...

News Burundi: Tanzania, Uganda Leaders Criticize ICC Probe of Burundi

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/tanzania-uganda-leaders-criticize-criminal-court-probe-burundi/4111479.html
Publication date: Saturday 11 November 2017

The leaders of Tanzania and Uganda criticized on Saturday a plan by the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate alleged human rights abuses in Burundi. A statement from the office of Tanzanian President John Magufuli said the court's decision ...

News Burundi: Where are Burundi’s missing witnesses to crimes against humanity?

News channel or source: https://www.irinnews.org/news/2017/11/16/where-are-burundi-s-missing-witnesses-crimes-against-humanity
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

In Burundi, it’s not just witnesses to the politically motivated string of murders, torture, and rapes who are going missing, it’s also the perpetrators, underscoring the enormous scale of the challenge now facing the International Criminal Court.

News Burundi: Burundi Refugees Fear Returning

News channel or source: https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/burundi-refugees-fear-returning/4108286.html
Publication date: onday 13 November 2017

More than 400,000 people have fled Burundi to neighboring African countries because of political unrest and violence. The refugees have relocated mostly to Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Burundi and other central African countries have asked the refugees to ...

News Burundi: Briefing on Developments in Burundi

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burundi/briefing-developments-burundi
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

On Monday (20 November), the Security Council will be briefed by the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy, Michel Kafando, and the Chair of the Peacebuilding Commission Burundi configuration, Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland), on the situation in ...

News Burundi: Head of East Africa's regional bloc condemns ICC Burundi investigation

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/head-east-africas-regional-bloc-condemns-icc-burundi-031303962.html
Publication date: Saturday 11 November 2017

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Two East African presidents on Saturday condemned a decision by the International Criminal Court to open a war crimes investigation into Burundi, saying it undermined regional peace initiatives. The court ordered a formal ...

News Burundi: Burundi rejects International Criminal Court war crimes investigation

News channel or source: http://in.reuters.com/article/warcrimes-burundi/burundi-rejects-international-criminal-court-war-crimes-investigation-idINKBN1DA2OA?il=0
Publication date: Friday 10 November 2017

AMSTERDAM/NAIROBI (Reuters) - Burundi said on Friday it will refuse to cooperate with an International Criminal Court (ICC) investigation into war crimes prosecutors suspect were committed by forces loyal to President Pierre Nkurunziza’s government ...

News Burundi: International court opens probe into Burundi deadly violence

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/international/wirestory/international-court-opens-probe-burundi-violence-51036305
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

International Criminal Court judges have authorized an investigation into allegations of state-sponsored crimes in Burundi including murder, rape and torture, announcing the decision Thursday shortly after the East African nation became the first to ...