In 1961, Prince Rwagasore was assassinated following an UPRONA
victory in legislative elections.
In July 1998, seventeen factions, including the government, Frodebu (Hutu-dominated political party), and Uprona
(Tutsi-dominated political party) all signed a cease-fire agreement.
Other groups, including the UPRONA
faction led by Charles Mukasi, and ProfVenant Bamboneheyo's AC-Genocide Association accuse most of the 150 exiled Hutu leaders who started returning home in late October, of involvement in the 1993 killing of over 50,000 Tutsis.
De esta manera los partidos tutsis AV-Intwari y el PRP, se unen a las siete delegaciones hutus, al presidente de Burundi, a la delegacion de la Asamblea Nacional y a los partidos UPRONA
, PARENA, ABASA e INKISO, que habian estampado su firma un dia antes.