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News Burundi » Cibitoke: Burundi: Cibitoke War Crimes

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201502230473.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 February 2015

The arrested rebels were executed by soldiers, policemen and Imbonerakure youth (the ruling party youth wing) during the fighting in Cibitoke Province, in December 2014. IWACU goes to the field. Yes. According to our investigations, at least 54 rebels were ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Burundi Travel Advisory

News channel or source: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/burundi-travel-advisory.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Reconsider travel to Burundi due to crime and armed conflict ... Police have searched the homes of private citizens as part of larger weapons searches. The provinces of Cibitoke and Bubanza are vulnerable to occasional cross-border raids by armed groups ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: 14 killed in clash on Burundi-DRCongo border

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-2891262/Eight-killed-clash-Burundi-DRCongo-border-officials.html
Publication date: onday 29 December 2014

Burundian officials and witnesses said the armed group crossed into Cibitoke province north of the capital Bujumbura ... an area used in the past as a base to stage further attacks inside Burundi. Burundi's army spokesman, Colonel Gaspard Baratuza, said ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Burundi demands money from citizens in desperate effort to avoid economic meltdown

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/burundi-demands-money-citizens-desperate-effort-avoid-economic-meltdown-1615306
Publication date: Wednesday 05 April 2017

RFI reports that in Cibitoke, the population is forced to contribute towards the construction of the local headquarters of the CNDD-FDD party – even if they are not members of the party. According to SOS-Burundi news site, the provincial secretary of the ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: The Executioners’ Bill

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/03/26/the-executioners-bill/
Publication date: hursday 26 March 2015

Burundian armed groups still operate in neighboring Congo, taking advantage of its relative lawlessness and launching sporadic attacks in Burundi. If the alleged executions in Cibitoke can be proven, however, a line that could change the country’s ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Burundi Says Attack By Hutu Rebels Killed 22

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1996/08/11/world/burundi-says-attack-by-hutu-rebels-killed-22.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 August 1996

Burundi state radio said today that Hutu rebels had killed 22 people, including a family of 12, in an attack in the northwestern Burundian province of Cibitoke. The rebels attacked on Friday night in the center of Cibitoke, the report said. There was no ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Former child refugee, rescued by Winnipeggers, returns to Burundi to open health clinic

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/jackson-nahayo-burundi-health-clinic-1.3661035
Publication date: Sunday 03 July 2016

He was only six when he and his older sister were kidnapped by rebel fighters during ethnic conflicts in Cibitoke province, Burundi. The siblings were at school when they were captured with other children in 1992. "I guess I was the mouthy one," said ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Many killed in Burundi-DRC border clashes

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/africa/2014/12/dozens-killed-burundi-drc-border-clashes-20141231123140325747.html
Publication date: uesday 30 December 2014

At least 22 people have been killed in clashes between Burundi's army and members of an unidentified ... Burundian officials and witnesses said the group of around 200 rebels crossed into Cibitoke province north of the capital Bujumbura overnight on ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Who are the Imbonerakure and is Burundi unravelling?*

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/report/101418/who-are-imbonerakure-and-burundi-unravelling
Publication date: uesday 28 April 2015

Armed, murderous, militarised, partisan, powerful, unaccountable, uneducated: this is how many in and even outside Burundi describe the Imbonerakure ... a trader from the northwestern town of Cibitoke, told IRIN recently. Earlier this year, Mbonimpa ...

News Burundi » Cibitoke: Stakeholders launch combat against cholera in NW Burundi

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/12/c_135974710.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 11 January 2017

BUJUMBURA, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- In the aftermath of the cholera outbreak, two weeks ago, in Burundi's northwestern Cibitoke province, two government ministers Wednesday visited the area and announced that stakeholders have committed to combating the epidemic.