Advertisement
« previous next »
Mass graves  
   

Mass graves

20 YEARS ON - GENOCIDE AND RWANDA

October 29th 2014
This very disturbing but true and must be shared. It's the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Francine and I can remember the reporting on the television. It was suppose to be a civil war of the warring ethnic groups. However being here we learned it was 100 days of killing the minority who were also the richest and most educated, the Tutsi. This was a systematic plan that had bee ... read more
Africa » Rwanda » Ville de Kigali

Rwandan Flag In 1959, three years before independence from Belgium, the majority ethnic group, the Hutus, overthrew the ruling Tutsi king. Over the next several years, thousands of Tutsis were killed, and some 150,000 driven into exile in neighboring countries. T... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.039s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 4; qc: 6; dbt: 0.0031s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.2mb