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Rwandan Genocide
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  • An aging Mobutu supported Hutu militias in the eastern districts of his country and in Rwanda, militias that ultimately contributed to the Rwandan genocide.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • In their living room, we sat and talked about the time just before they’d first met Deo, when the genocide in Rwanda had been all over the newspapers and TV.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • She helped convene survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda for intensive community reconciliation processes.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe II
  • The Honorable Roméo Dallaire, Lieutenant-General (retired), head of U.N. forces during the Rwandan genocide
    Allan Stratton  --  Chandra’s Wars

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  • PAULA AND JOSEPH Balegamire were from Bukavu, the capital city of South Kivu on the border with Rwanda, which had been overrun with Hutu refugees in the wake of the Rwandan genocide.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • That memory had made the news of the Rwandan genocide seem near.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • She thought about her own father: she grew up knowing that he had narrowly survived the massacres during the partition of India, events just as cruel and bloody as most other ethnic and religious wars, and for body count even bloodier than the Rwandan genocide.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • A virtual library of treatises on the Rwandan genocide has been published, and a relative handful on Burundi.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • The Rwandan genocide was a carefully planned case of scapegoating, launched by a government of the majority against a powerless minority.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • …Centre in Gulu, northern Uganda, and my conversation with former members of the Lord’s Resistance Army rehabilitated at the Centre; Dr. Philip Lancaster, United Nations Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire’s executive assistant during the Rwandan genocide; Tariq Bhanjee of UNICEF; Justin Daniel Peffer of Plan International; Raymond Micah and Amanuel Melles of the African Canadian Social Development Council; filmmakers Oliver Stoltz and Ali Samadi Ahadi, who documented child soldiers…
    Allan Stratton  --  Chandra’s Wars
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