REPORT N° 250 OF SOS-TORTURE/BURUNDI PUBLISHED ON 26 SEPTEMBER 2020
This SOS-Torture report covers the period from 19 to 26 September 2020 concerning cases of human rights violations in Burundi.
At least five (05) persons were murdered and three (03) persons were injured during the period in different localities of the country.
This report also deplores one (01) person kidnapped by a group of unidentified armed men and seventeen (17) cases of arbitrary arrests directed mainly against political opponents.
SOS Torture Burundi denounces the inertia of justice and the administration in the face of this rise in crime and serious violations of the inalienable rights of Burundian citizens, making them accomplices and/or protectors of the perpetrators of these violations. More