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 28 April 2015]|
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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.