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Emmanuel Niyonkuru was killed shortly after midnight on Sunday. Police say the gunman attacked him while he was on his way home. The woman he was with has been taken into custody for questioning. The assassination comes after a relative period of calm in the country. Burundi was plunged into chaos in 2015 when President Nkurunziza successfully won a controversial third term in power. Since then, at least 500 people have been killed and 300 thousand people displaced.
Heavy gunfire and tear gas were fired as police clashed with protesters who were throwing stones in a suburb of Burundi's capital on Tuesday during a demonstration against the president's bid for a third term. … Let the pictures do the talking: subscribe to No Comment http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=NoCommentTV No Comment is brought to you by euronews, the most watched news channel in Europe. Find us on: Youtube http://eurone.ws/yDXQ7c Facebook http://eurone.ws/110HFkw Twitter http://eurone.ws/ZuMzJb euronews.com http://eurone.ws/17qIsCK
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Burundi army imposed on Monday calmness in the capital city of Bujumbura days after the coup attempt. The army is in charge of internal security while the police are keeping a low profile in the capital city. Warning shots could be heard from Nyakabiga, one of the Bujumbura neighborhoods that had seen weeks of protests. Small groups of protesters who came out on Monday were nervous, with the soldiers keeping a close eye on them. Heavy gunfire could be heard in the capital overnight. But the imposed calmness seemed to be holding. Bujumbura's mayor Saidi Juma warned on Sunday on national TV that the government would continue to crack down on demonstrations and that demonstrators will be considered as part of the coup and security forces will treat them as such. President Pierre Nkuru...
Andrew in Bujumbura tells BBC's World Have Your Say programme what it's like in the capital on Burundi right now. Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
Hundreds flee Burundi's capital Bujumbura as the army launches an operation to search for illegal weapons after a government deadline passed. Al Jazeera spoke to a freelance journalist in Bujumbura, who is unnamed for security reasons. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website http://www.aljazeera.com/
Soldiers and police once again faced off against young men throwing rocks amid protests in the Burundian capital Bujumbura. The latest violence comes after President Pierre Nkurunziza announced the delay of legislative elections. Maria Galang reports
Many families in Burundi’s capital have moved across town for fear of being caught in clashes between armed youths and security forces as the political violence there enters its eighth month. But as Mohammed Yusuf reports for VOA from Bujumbura, those who have fled say life is no easier. Originally published at - http://www.voanews.com/media/video/no-safe-place-to-run-in-burundi-capital/3093970.html
Thanks for watching.... 1. Bujumbura 2. Gitega 3. Muyinga 4. Ngozi 5. Ruyigi 6. Kayanza 7. Bururi 8. Rutana 9. Muramvya 10. Makamba Music : Green Hills, Jingle Punks; YouTube Audio Library Burundi , officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of Southeast Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. It is also sometimes considered part of Central Africa. Burundi's capital is Bujumbura. Although the country is landlocked, much of the southwestern border is adjacent to Lake Tanganyika. The Twa, Hutu and Tutsi peoples have lived in Burundi for at least five hundred years. For more than 200 years, Burundi had an indigenous kingdom. At the beginning of the twent...
Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml Thousands of Burundians are fleeing their homes as riots unfold in the nation's capital city. Here's a look at what is causing the turmoil in Burundi. Learn More: Burundi is in the midst of a coup. Will that prevent mass violence - or make it worse? http://www.vox.com/2015/5/12/8589517/burundi-election-violence "It is not yet clear whether the coup has been successful. The president contested Niyombare's claim, saying in a statement that an "imaginary coup" had been foiled. However, he was out of the country attending a summit in Tanzania when the coup was announced, and it is not yet clear whether he will be able to return to Burundi." Thousands of refugees pour into Rwanda from Burundi http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/thousa...
Heavy gunfire and explosions today rocked burundi's capital Bujumbura, a day hours after a top Burundian general announced that he had launched a coup. It remains unclear whether the coup, meant to oust president Pierre Nkurunziza was succesful as two factions of soldiers, one supporting the President and the other conducting the oust, both say are in charge.Watch KTN Live http://www.ktnkenya.tv/live Follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ktnkenya Like us on http://www.facebook.com/ktnkenya
Hundreds of people fled Burundi's capital on Saturday ahead of an expected arms crackdown which has raised fears of a wave of fresh violence. President Pierre Nkurunziza announced a Saturday deadline for people to hand over illegal firearms to authorities or face police action, in a bid to stem what the government says months of violence and protests over Nkurunziza's election to a third term in office this year. Among those fleeing their homes in the capital Bujumbura, some carried possessions such as bed mats on their heads and their children on their backs. A resident said he feared that the government's forceful disarmament program would trigger more widespread violence. "As you can see, people are moving out of this place. We have listened to what the president said and we hav...
Burundi's army said that 79 "enemies" and eight soldiers were killed during the bloodiest day in months of unrest on Friday, which left the streets of the country’s capital Bujumbura strewn with bodies, many bearing gunshot wounds. The violence began with coordinated attacks by unidentified gunmen on three military installations. The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution calling for immediate peace talks between all parties in the country. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: http...
Opponents of the president have warned they'll intensify their protests. In recent days, security forces have curbed much of the trouble.Even so, after five weeks of turmoil, Burundi's capital is taking the strain. CCTV's Jane Kiyo has the story.
The human rights situation in Burundi has deteriorated significantly since 2015, in particular in the capital, Bujumbura. In light of the alarming increase in extrajudicial killings, abductions and torture, Human Rights Watch is calling on the Burundian government and opposition leaders to take immediate action to end these abuses.
Protests in Burundi have continued against President Pierre Nkurunziza’s third-term bid with locals from Nyakabiga, Bwiza and Jabe coming together to rally on 19 and 20 May, 2015. There have been weeks of tension after the president announced he would be a candidate in June’s election. He has been in power since 2005. Watch more on http://www.newzulu.com/ Share your news video. Get published, get paid Download now our app on iOS http://nzu.lu/1ot2vI0 on Android http://nzu.lu/1zNYJ02 Open, capture and send your photos and videos from your phone.
For more WORLD NEWS "SUBSCRIBE" US BUJUMBURA: The capital of Burundi was quiet but tense on Thursday after a night of heavy gunfire, particularly in the restive neighbourhood of Musaga, where residents spoke of running battles between stone-throwing youths and police. Reuters reporters entering Musaga saw dozens of police armed with automatic rifles and tear gas launchers, as well as a handful of soldiers. There were no signs of the crowds that have gathered early each morning for the last three weeks in the capital Bujumbura to demonstrate against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to seek a third term in elections scheduled for next month. "There was shooting through the night. Tension was very high," 28-year-old Musaga resident Bosco, who did not want to give his last name, told ...
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