Burundi
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Overview

Restrictions on the rights to freedom of expression and assembly continued. The security forces, among others, carried out unlawful killings, enforced disappearances, torture and other-ill-treatment, arbitrary arrests and detention.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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