Burundi suspends cooperation with U.N. office on human rights



Burundi suspended its cooperation with a United Nations human rights office on Tuesday, a government spokesman said, amid a deepening row between the government and the U.N. on political violence in Burundi.
"Due to the complicity played by the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights in the production of a wrong and controversial report, issued by the so-called independent U.N. investigators, the government of Burundi decided to suspend any cooperation and collaboration with the office," the statement from spokesman Philippe Nzobonariba said.
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11 October 2016 in World News, Views: 29
Source: Reuters
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