The UK’s Political Coordinator at the UN has warned the Security Council that Burundi remains a threat to international peace and security.
At least five people have been killed in a grenade attack in Burundi’s northwestern province of Kayanza.
A presidential adviser in Burundi was wounded in an assassination attempt on Monday, officials say.
Burundi’s government has voted to leave the International Criminal Court (ICC) with an overwhelming majority.
Burundi is starting to resist the deployment of UN police and military monitors into the country, a matter of weeks after agreeing to the resolution.
Burundi has lifted international arrest warrants against 15 exiled politicians accused of plotting a coup attempt against the government.
A British photojournalist and French reporter have been released by Burundi authorities one day after they were arrested in the capital Bujumbura.