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Violence and Death of Burundi Nationals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC September 20, 2017 The U.S. government is dismayed by the violence and death of more than 30 Burundian nationals and a Congolese soldier in Kamanyola, in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (D.R.C.) on September 15. We call upon the Government of the D.R.C. to work with the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and UN peacekeepers to ease tensions between Burundi refugees and their host population. The cause of the violence must be determined and perpetrators must be held accountable. We urge the Government of the...

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Gen. Niyombare n’inyeshyamba baritegura gutera u Burundi

Gen.Godefroid Niyombare yamaze gutangaza ko we n’abo ayoboye bahuriye mu mutwe w’inyeshyamba zirwanya u Burundi ((les Force républicaines du Burundi-FOREBU) biteguye gutera iki gihugu mu gihe inzira y’ibiganiro yananiranye. Niyombare yavuze ko nta gisibya bagomba gutera Leta ya Nkurunziza ikomeje gushaka manda ya gatatu. Gen. Niyombare aravuga ibi mu gihe Leta y’Uburundi yamaze gutegura uburyo bwo gukusanya inkunga kugirano amatora azagende neza, aho Nkurunziza yatanze arenga miliyoni 50 z’amafaranga akoresha mu Burundu. Uyu mutwe ugiye gutera u Burundi; uyobowe na Gen. Godefroid Niyombare wari uyoboye igikorwa cyo guhirika ubutegetsi cyaburijwemo mu mwaka wa 2015, icyo gihe Nkurunziza yari muri...

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