REPORT NO 222 OF SOS-TORTURE/BURUNDI PUBLISHED ON 14 MARCH 2020
This SOS-Torture/Burundi report covers the period from 7 to 14 March 2020 concerning cases of human rights violations and abuses in Burundi.
At least five (5) people were murdered during the period in different localities. The victims are all identified, including three women and two men. Another victim succumbed to an assassination attempt.
The report also mentions thirteen (13) cases of arbitrary arrests and two (2) cases of violence committed by members of the imbonerakure militia under the complicity of the police.