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A case submitted by TRIAL International to the UN Committee Against Torture (CAT) shows just how vulnerable opponents of...
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Georges was arbitrarily arrested in Burundi and tortured during his time in detention. TRIAL International has taken his...
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Since April 2015, Burundi is the scene of a massive increase in violence. Severe violations of human rights are regularl...
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Four years after suffering severe torture, Miriam is still struggling with the psychological consequences. Yet the Burun...
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In Burundi, opposition to President Pierre Nkurunziza’s bid for a third mandate was met with repression across the coun...
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Supporting a female victim of torture in Burundi

12.06.2019 - (Last modified: 20.02.2020)
In 2014, Sara (real name withheld) was severely tortured in Burundi. Five years later, with no accountability in sight...
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Detractors of Pierre Nkurunziza's regime have long-since been the targets of attacks and intimidations. David (real nam...
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Ensuring the recognition of a torture victim's rights in Burundi

22.03.2019 - (Last modified: 19.02.2020)
Léo was sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Bujumbura. However, how much are his "confessions" worth if they w...
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Having suffered terrible acts of torture in 2015, Gabriel remains hopeful that one day his rights will be recognized....
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In Burundi, a victim of torture still in danger

24.01.2019 - (Last modified: 06.03.2019)
Arbitrary arrest, incommunicado detention, torture – Benjamin went through hell in 2015. Unfortunately, years later, he...
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Christian: Kidnapped, reported missing, and eventually executed

20.09.2018 - (Last modified: 09.01.2019)
In December 2015, in Burundi, unidentified armed individuals carried out attacks on four military bases, in and around...
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Pascal: Found executed a few days after his arrest

20.09.2018 - (Last modified: 19.12.2018)
In the summer of 2015, Pascal (real name withheld) received numerous alarming calls informing him that he was actively...
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