Burundi

Security Council members welcome agreement on transitional leadership in Burundi

Members of the United Nations Security Council today welcomed the announcement of an agreement on the transitional leadership in Burundi, which calls for the current president and a Hutu leader to each serve 18 months as the head of a three-year transitional government.

Regional summit on Burundi peace process wraps up in Tanzania

The Burundi peace process appears to have advanced another step today in Arusha, Tanzania, where governments wrapped up a regional initiative summit on the war-torn central African country, a United Nations spokesman said today.

Regional summit on Burundi peace process wraps up in Tanzania

The Burundi peace process appears to have advanced another step today in Arusha, Tanzania, where governments wrapped up a regional initiative summit on the war-torn central African country, a United Nations spokesman said today.

Burundi: Council members back transitional arrangements pending settlement

Members of the Security Council today voiced their support for a recent proposal to advance the peace process in Burundi, while urging all parties in the country to suspend their hostilities.