REPORT NO. 236 OF SOS-TORTURE/BURUNDI PUBLISHED ON 20 JUNE 2020
This SOS-Torture/Burundi report covers the period from 13 to 20 June 2020 concerning cases of human rights violations and abuses in Burundi.
At least two (2) people were murdered during the period. The victims are a man shot dead by a police officer in Bubanza and a woman stabbed by her husband in Gitega. Both criminals were arrested.
The report also mentions five (5) cases of arbitrary and illegal arrests. The victims are members of the opposition party CNL including two candidates in the hill elections.