The working-class history of the Republic of Burundi
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- General strike hits Burundi
- BBC News, 17 January 2000. Strike called by unions
representing workers in the public and private sectors
after the government raised taxes on key consumer goods
like fuel, sugar, rice, beer and cement. Government
threatens to fire strikers.
- Workers strike in Burundi
- BBC News, 10 February 2000. The two-day strike has only