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Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Unconfirmed: Pamphile Simbizi

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1996
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Unconfirmed: Pamphile Simbizi, January 1996, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494f223.html [accessed 23 December 2014]
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National Radio and Television of Burundi
June 7, 1995, in Bujumbura, Burundi

Simbizi, director of the French radio section of the state-run National Radio and Television of Burundi, was stabbed to death by soldiers of unknown affiliation in the Gasenyi district of Bujumbura. Simbizi was part of the moderate Hutu movement.

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