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Rwandan President Paul Kagame, his wife Jeannette Kagame, African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker light the flame of remembrance at the Kigali Genocide Memorial during the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

Rwandan Journalists Remembers Colleagues Who Perished During the Genocide

Rwandan media practitioners on Tuesday evening paid homage to the journalists killed in the 1994's genocide as part of a 100-day commemoration starting on...
A young Rwandan lights the candle for Rwandan President Paul Kagame at a night vigil to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

Rwanda Marks 25th Anniversary of Genocide

Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic...
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Rwanda and UN Prepare for Early Release of Genocide Convict

Rwanda and the UN International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) are set to get over the early release of a genocide convict following...
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Rwanda’s Genocide Memorial Launch Echoes on Unity

Rwanda's National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) on Friday launched activities in the run-up to the 25th commemoration of 1994's Rwandan genocide...
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How did Rwanda find its bearing after the ugly genocide?

Twenty-four years after the Rwandan genocide that killed over 1 million people, Rwanda has risen from a devastated nation to what is seen as...
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Estonian president starts visit in Rwanda

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid Thursday arrived in the Rwandan capital Kigali for a two-day visit. In the company of several of government officials, Kaljulaid was...
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Former U.S Attorney General To UN: Expel Nigeria For Genocide

International human rights lawyer Bruce Fein urged member states of the United Nations organization on Sunday to hold Nigeria accountable for its crimes...
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Biafra/IPOB Terrorist Threat and Averting Massacre

For the last two years, any constant listener of Radio Biafra, when hosted by Nnamdi Kanu, would have discerned three very critical themes behind...

Rwandan business leaders donate to genocide survivors

Staff and management of the Capital Market Authority (CMA), Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE), Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (iCPAR)  on Friday paid...
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Rwanda Continues Fight Against Genocide Fugitives Despite Extradition Request

The Rwandan government has about 400 requests for the extradition of fugitives accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that...
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South Sudan Rebels Wants Genocide investigated

South Sudanese rebel factions on Tuesday called on the international community to investigate what they term as targeted killings along ethnic lines nearing genocide...
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Rwandan genocide survivors renewed call to apprehend fugitives

Survivors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda under their umbrella association "Ibuka" have appealed to the international community to cooperate in apprehending genocide suspects...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Flame of hope lit at Kigali memorial center as Rwanda remembers genocide

Lighting the flame of hope and laying of wreath at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre marked the start of the 23rd commemoration of the...

Statement By UN Special Adviser Adama Dieng On Prevention of South Sudan Genocide

The Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, expressed grave concern at the continued level of violence in several...

UN Anticipate Possible Genocide In South Sudan

A United Nations special commission sounded the alarm Wednesday that "ethnic cleansing" is now underway in South Sudan and if there is no international...
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Election Reflections 2016 – Militarism Within a 2-Party Capitalist System

Three important decisions by the political wing of the United States capitalist system reveals that the drive towards “permanent imperialist war” will continue under...
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Burundi rubbishes risk of genocide report presented by Human Right Federation

"The report published by the International Federation for Human Rights with the contribution of the Burundi-based Iteka Human Rights League is biased and full...
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Rwanda seeks UNESCO heritage status for genocide memorial sites

They are Kigali Genocide Memorial site, Ntarama Genocide site in eastern Rwanda, Murambi memorial centre in southern Rwanda and Bisesero Genocide Memorial in western...
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Pentagon-backed war of genocide uses Saudi-GCC alliance to advance imperialist interests

Various news agencies internationally reported on October 10 that a Pentagon war vessel was threatened by missiles amid an escalating war of imperialist dominance...
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Burundian minister refutes reports of genocide

"According to reports on our disposal, there is no plan of elimination of one ethnic group in Burundi. It is a strategy of some...

Rwandan Mayors Jailed On Genocide Charges

A French court has sentenced two former Rwandan mayors to life in prison for their part in the 1994 genocide. Tito Barahira, 65,...

AfriDocs Presents Stories of Genocide, Reconciliation & Hope

AfriDocs presents a range of award-winning films that document some of the most painful episodes of genocide, but also the various journeys of reconciliation...

Vital Suspect in Rwandan Genocide Arrested

Ladislas Ntaganzwa, 53, is accused of organising mass rapes and the massacre of thousands. The US has issued a $5m (£3.2m) reward for his arrest,...

Al Jazeera uncovers genocide in Myanmar

The film, Genocide Agenda, exclusively reveals: • Evidence that Myanmar government agents have been involved in triggering anti-Muslim riots. • An official military document that uses...
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French and other European states’ role in Rwandan genocide questioned

A Swedish citizen who is Rwandan-born man has been charged with genocide and other crimes during the 1994 ethnic massacres in the central African country went...

Dutch MPs request for extradition of Genocide criminals

President Kagame with the visiting Dutch parliamentarians at Village Urugwiro yesterday. (Village Urugwiro) The group of eight politicians paid a courtesy call to President...

Huye woman commended for their live saving efforts

Nyiraneza (L) is pictured with some members of the parliament delegation and some people she saved. This was at the event to recognise...

Release of Genocide suspect provokes french activists

The suspect, Dr. Charles Twagira, who was first indicted in March 2014 for genocide and crimes against humanity in Rwanda, was reportedly released on...
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Victims of Genocide remembered

School children at Mukarange memorial site mourn the Genocide child victims. (S. Rwembeho) Over 3000 students from primary and secondary schools in the district were...

Could the sycamore tree hold together Genocide history?

R-L; Vincent Munyeshyaka, the permanent secretary at the Ministry of Local Government, Kajuga, Nkuranga, Huye mayor Eugene Muzuka and Senator Marie Claire Mukasine...