World / Crime & Legal Aug 18, 2019

Teenage albino boy found dismembered in Burundi

A 15-year-old albino boy has been found dismembered in Burundi a week after going missing, the first such killing in the country in three years, a local albino group said Sunday. Albinos, who have white skin and yellow hair as a result of a genetic ...

Editorials Dec 23, 2015

Burundi begins to boil

Rising unrest in Burundi could turn into ethnic violence, with profound consequences for the East African country and the region.

Despite genocide warnings, Burundi says it is 'not in flames'

World Nov 10, 2015

Despite genocide warnings, Burundi says it is 'not in flames'

"Burundi is not in flames," its foreign minister said Monday, dismissing international concerns that his country is at risk of a Rwanda-like genocide. But reports of killings by police continued, and France circulated a U.N. Security Council draft resolution threatening sanctions. Foreign Minister Alain Aime ...