Security Council backs temporary international security force in Burundi

In another step forward for the peace process in Burundi, the Security Council today unanimously adopted a resolution backing the creation of a temporary international security force in the country.

Burundi: Security Council urges 'inclusive' implementation of peace process

Members of the Security Council have urged the parties in Burundi to work out all remaining issues in advance of the installation of a transitional government, set to begin on 1 November.

Worried by relief situation in Burundi, Security Council urges end to conflict

Members of the United Nations Security Council today voiced deep concern at the humanitarian situation in Burundi and called on warring parties there to suspend hostilities and enter into negotiations towards a ceasefire.