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Stories with place: Rwanda
  • Burundi implicates respected journalist in failed coup 
    Updated: Nov-25-15 8:19 am

    KIGALI, Rwanda - Buurndi's government is seeking to extradite a prominent journalist from Belgium over charges he played a role in a failed coup attempt against the government, the journalist said Wednesday.

  • US envoy in Uganda to encourage Burundi peace talks 
    Updated: Nov-13-15 10:28 am

    KAMPALA, Uganda - Washington stepped up efforts to end bloodshed in Burundi Friday by sending a regional envoy to Uganda to encourage talks to resolve the crisis, a Ugandan official said Friday.

  • UN condemns Burundi killings, threatens possible sanctions 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 5:49 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Thursday condemning killings in Burundi and threatening sanctions, while international leaders urgently called for the government and opposition to meet amid fears that the African nation is at risk of genocide.