The retrospective history of the Republic of Burundi

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Timeline: Burundi
BBC News Online, Wednesday 9 May 2001. A political chronology that begins with Hutu settlement in the fourteenth century and reaches April 2001.
Death for Burundi assassins. President Ndadaye was killed during a military coup attempt
BBC News, Friday 14 May 1999. The assassination during a coup attempt in 1993 of Melchior Ndadaye, a Hutu, by hardline Tutsi soldiers, led to years of civil war.
Harsh criticism for Belgium in Burundi draft peace accord
Sapa-AFP, 21 July 2000. The divide-and-rule policies employed by Belgium when it ruled Burundi as a colony have come under fire in a draft accord aimed at ending the central African country's civil war.