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Rwanda remembers, quarter of a century after genocide

Rwanda remembers, quarter of a century after genocide

Rwanda on Sunday commemorates the 25th anniversary of the genocide in which at least 800,000 mainly Tutsi people were beaten, hacked and shot to death in a hundred days of slaughter.A quarter of a century on, the east African nation has recovered economically

Key dates in Rwanda's genocide and its aftermath

Key dates in Rwanda's genocide and its aftermath

Over 100 days in Rwanda in 1994, about 800,000 people, mainly Tutsis, were slaughtered in a mass campaign of ethnic violence. Here is a timeline. - President killed -On April 6, 1994, Rwanda's president Juvenal Habyarimana, from the Hutu majority, is killed w

Rwanda's genocide killers learn new life back home

Rwanda's genocide killers learn new life back home

Dozens of ex-militia killers stroll around an open camp beneath mist-shrouded volcanoes in Rwanda. They are learning to reintegrate into the country whose government they have spent years trying to overthrow.These are men who helped carry out Rwanda's horrifi

In Rwanda, a source of forgiveness after genocide

In Rwanda, a source of forgiveness after genocide

A trickle of water flows out of a lush green valley in Rwanda, the two villages on either side of the life-giving spring living peacefully with each other for years.Then the horrors of the 1994 genocide changed all that. Those on one side of the valley in the