Rwandan Genocide News

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Genocide in Memoriam

Citizens in Washington Remember Genocide Victims

April 7, 2011- Commemoration of the Rwandan genocide in Washington, D.C. attended by Dr. Allen.


Recent ICTR News

Rwanda genocide court jails former ministers

September 30, 2011-Two former Rwandan ministers have been convicted by the UN war crimes tribunal for involvement in Rwanda's genocide in 1994.


France will not extradite former Rwandan leader's widow

September 29, 2011- A French appeals court rejected a Rwandan request to extradite the widow of former Rwandan President Juvenal Habyarimana, whose assassination sparked the 1994 genocide.


Genocide Fugitives Shielded by Rights Groups

September 28, 2011-Rwanda faces difficulties with its requests to have genocide fugitives extradited.


Architect of Rwandan genocide behind bars

May 17, 2011- Updates on convictions by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.


Genocide Fugitives Shielded by Rights Groups

September 28, 2011-Rwanda faces difficulties with its requests to have genocide fugitives extradited.


Perspectives on the Rwandan Genocide

The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide in Rwanda

Transcript/audio from an American RadioWorks documentary, featuring Rakiya Omaar from African Rights


The Rwandan crisis history of a genocide; Rwanda: Death, Despair, and Definance

These books lay bare the grisly events and complex causes of the orchestrated slaughter of Rwanda’s Tutsis, which took place over the three-month period beginning April 6, 1994.


2007 Rwanda Panel Discussion at Emory in the News

Rwanda offers grim lessons to understanding threat of genocide

December 3, 2007-Panelists participating in "Beyond Hollywood's Rwanda: Truth and Justice, Security and Development" share their stories.


Emory University Press Release

November 20, 2007-Emory’s press release on "Beyond Hollywood's Rwanda: Truth and Justice, Security and Development"


U.S. Panel to Oppose Rusesabagina ´Lies´

November 15, 2007- Article from The New Times in Rwanda on the panelist event


DID YOU KNOW...


• Over the period of 100 days from April - July 1994, the mass murder of one million Rwandans took place, largely iof Tutsi ethnicity.

• The leader of the Rwandan Patriotic Front, Paul Kagame, is now president of Rwanda and has implemented CVCT as the national standard in the country.

• African Rights remains the only human rights organization to investigate and report the existence of Rwandan war criminals living in exile.