Gisenyi

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 23rd, 2014
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– By Kris Berwouts In the early morning of April 7, 1994 all hell broke loose in Rwanda. A few hours earlier, President Habyarimana’s plane had been shot down and crashed in the garden of his own palace. He was returning from a regional summit in Tanzania about the implementation of the peace agreeme...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Nov 20th, 2012
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A silent column of women and children, weighed down by ragged bundles containing all they possessed, padded across a lush green hillside dotted with volcanic rock. One knot of fugitives after another tramped into view, heads bowed under their loads, all trying to escape from the city of Goma and stay...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 6th, 2012
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(WASHINGTON D.C.) – Rwanda’s political opposition is once again under attack. On January 3, 2012 reports out of Kigali reveal another grenade attack in a local market. With Grenades, unjustified arrests, and attempted assignations in other countries, the oppositional parties to the ruling regim...
By benim
In East Africa
May 25th, 2011
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Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have arrested one of the masterminds of Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, a United Nations court handling their cases said on Wednesday. The Tanzania-based International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) said Bernard Munyagishari, a former Hutu militia le...