Security Council welcomes meeting of Burundian opponents in the Netherlands

The United Nations Security Council, stressing that there can be mo military solution to the continuing Burundian conflict, today welcomed recent discussions between Burundi's opposing parties in the Netherlands.

Burundi: UN envoy praises both sides after first round of peace talks

The United Nations envoy to Burundi has congratulated the leaders of its Government and the armed rebel group Palipehutu-FNL after the two sides held their first talks in the Netherlands this week on a possible ceasefire.