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Burundi: Unlawful killing: Ernest Manirumva (m)
21 April 2009

Ernest Manirumva, the vice-president of the Observatory for the Struggle against Corruption and Economic Embezzlement, was stabbed to death by ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/003/2009

UN Human Rights Council Tenth Session: Compilation of ...
7 April 2009

This document contains the statements made by Amnesty International during the tenth session of the United Nations Human Rights Council which took ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2009

Burundi: Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic ...
19 March 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 16/002/2009. 19 March 2009. Human Rights Council ...

Document       AFR 16/002/2009

Burundi: Further Information on Arbitrary arrest/Prisoner of ...
11 March 2009

Prisoner of conscience Alexis Sinduhije was released on 11 March, and the charges against him were dropped, on the orders of the High Court (Tribunal ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/001/2009

Burundi: Arbitrary arrest/ prisoner of conscience, Alexis ...
19 November 2008

Alexis Sinduhije, the President of the Movement for Security and Democracy (Mouvement pour la Sécurité et la Démocratie, MSD), a political opposition ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/007/2008

Suggested recommendations to 13 of the States coming up ...
1 October 2008

This document contains suggested recommendations to be made during the interactive dialogue in the UPR Working Group with Bahamas, Barbados ...

Document       IOR 41/043/2008

Burundi: Arbitrary arrest: Jean-Claude Kavumbagu
12 September 2008

Journalist Jean-Claude Kavumbagu was arrested on 11 September and charged with defamation. He alleged in an article that the cost of President ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/006/2008

Rape in Burundi – demand justice now! | Amnesty ...
21 July 2008

Rape is widespread throughout Burundi, though many cases, remain unprosecuted. Women are often too afraid to even report the crime out of fear ...

Action Document      

Burundi: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review ...
14 July 2008

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information under sections C and D as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of ...

Report       AFR 16/003/2008