- Amid unexplained killings, Burundi descending into anarchy Updated: Oct-01-15 12:12 pm
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - Bodies keep turning up in Burundi, dumped at roadsides and in streams. Mass arrests are being carried out.
- Concern as Burundi army major goes absent without leave Updated: Sep-28-15 12:02 pm
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - An army major in Burundi who is the deputy commander of an elite infantry unit failed to show up for work on Monday, sparking speculation he has defected, a spokesman for the country's military said Monday.
- UN rights chief alarmed about arrests, killings in Burundi Updated: Sep-28-15 6:23 am
GENEVA - The U.N. human rights chief is expressing concerns about arrests, detentions and "unexplained killings" in Burundi.
- Burundi: Over 100 arrested in 1 province amid rebel fears Updated: Sep-16-15 6:22 am
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - More than 100 men in a central Burundi province have been arrested in two days by security forces trying to prevent Burundians from being recruited to fight the government, a regional official said Wednesday.
- 6 killed as Burundi army chief targeted in attempted slaying Updated: Sep-11-15 3:25 pm
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - Burundi's army chief survived an apparent assassination attempt Friday by gunmen who attacked a convoy escorting him in the nation's volatile capital, witnesses and an official said. The military said six people were killed in the attack.