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Families of 9/11 victims protest against move of remains to New York museum

Families of 9/11 victims protest against move of remains to New York museum | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Unidentified remains of more than 1,000 victims of terrorist attack transferred to World Trade Centre site
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Rwanda reborn: Kigali's culture, heart and soul

Rwanda reborn: Kigali's culture, heart and soul | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Twenty years on from the genocide, Rwanda's capital, Kigali, is trying to lose its reputation for blandness and repression. Kit Buchan discovers a peaceful city with a vibrant undercurrent
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20 years after the genocide, Rwanda is a beacon of hope

20 years after the genocide, Rwanda is a beacon of hope | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Tony Blair: It's clear foreign aid has contributed to recovery, but Rwandans themselves have shaped the policy to heal a nation
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20 years on, Rwanda grapples with the genocide remains

20 years on, Rwanda grapples with the genocide remains | Rwanda | Scoop.it
As Rwanda commemorates 20 years, since the 1994 genocide, the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) says it lacks the budget to preserve remains of genocide victims in different memorials scattered across the country.
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BBC NEWS | World | Africa | Genocide hatred lingers in Rwanda schools

BBC NEWS | World | Africa | Genocide hatred lingers in Rwanda schools | Rwanda | Scoop.it
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Rwanda 1994 should be the UN’s conscience - The Sunday Times

Rwanda 1994 should be the UN’s conscience - The Sunday Times | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Hundreds of foreign dignitaries have begun filtering into Kigali to join the rest of the nation in commemorating  the 20th anniversary of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
The period, though emotional to the whole nation, is also a wakeup call to not let this country travel down  the same route again. 
Overcoming grief has opened new doors to reconciliation and harnessed the power of courage, resilience and a sense of purpose to Rwandans.
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Survivors claim duty to teach about Rwanda genocide horrors

Survivors claim duty to teach about Rwanda genocide horrors | Rwanda | Scoop.it
OGDEN — The story of Rwanda is one of pain and sorrow."It is a disturbing and horrific story of bitterness, sadness, revolt, humiliations...
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Conference organised by Dr Stephanie Wolfe of Weber State University, Ogden, Utah.

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The Rwanda photographs that reunited families - BBC News (blog)

The Rwanda photographs that reunited families - BBC News (blog) | Rwanda | Scoop.it
The Rwanda photographs that reunited families
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The images are often distressing and stick in the mind, yet the conflict in Rwanda from 20 years ago is arguably one that saw some of the most heart-wrenching pictures I have seen.
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Rwandan Genocide Survivors Share Memories to Educate US Students

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, and there has been a global movement to remember and educate people about what happened. Some...
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Trauma Still Fresh for Rwandan Genocide Survivors

The Rwandan genocide happened 20 years ago, but the trauma experienced by its survivors still lies close to the surface. Roopa Gogineni heard one survivor's ...
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Cambodian Genocide - Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge

The photographs of the victims from the Cambodian genocide are what really haunt you. There's a huge discussion of this topic on my blog, http://www.vagabond...
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Rwanda continues on a path towards reconciliation

Rwanda -- Twenty years since the 1994 genocide, Rwanda continues on a path towards reconciliation and nation building. The government of President Paul Kagam...
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How Rwanda ICTR qualms have come true - The New Times Rwanda

How Rwanda ICTR qualms have come true - The New Times Rwanda | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Rwanda might have, in 1994, requested for the setting up of an international court to prosecute key masterminds of the Genocide against the Tutsi, but what is probably unknown to many is that government never consented to the resolution that would establish the court.
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12 April 1994: A report from Rwanda

12 April 1994: A report from Rwanda | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Martin Huband on the genocide in Rwanda: A few yards from the French troops, a Rwandan woman was being hauled along the road by a young man with a machete
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Genocide survivors still grapple with trauma, poverty 19 years on

Genocide survivors still grapple with trauma, poverty 19 years on | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Rwandans are commemorating the 1994 genocide for the 19th time. The welfare of survivors, the preservation of genocide archives are at the centre of debate this time round.
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Rwanda's renaissance - The Independent

Rwanda's renaissance - The Independent | Rwanda | Scoop.it
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Rwanda's renaissance
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It might seem an unlikely tourist attraction but the memorial is in fact a beautiful, peaceful haven.

Via FREDRICK MUTOONI
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FREDRICK MUTOONI's curator insight, April 5, 2014 9:02 AM

Very encouraging news here

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What happened in Rwanda is happening again in Central African Republic

What happened in Rwanda is happening again in Central African Republic | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Twenty years ago this Monday, mass killings erupted in Rwanda. Now, despite persistent warnings, the world is once again standing by as bloodshed breaks out in two neighbouring countries (20 years ago, mass killings erupted in Rwanda.
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How Hate Media Fuelled Genocide Against Tutsi - AllAfrica.com

How Hate Media Fuelled Genocide Against Tutsi - AllAfrica.com | Rwanda | Scoop.it
How Hate Media Fuelled Genocide Against Tutsi AllAfrica.com Journalists such as Hassan Ngeze, Ferdinand Nahimana and Jean Bosco Barayagwiza have since been convicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) for incitement to...
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The Rwandan Genocide: Reunited Through Polaroids

Following the 1994 Rwandan genocide thousands of children were orphaned, displaced and separated from their families. Save the Children launched a massive op...
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Rwanda: The enormous task of seeking justice - Montreal Gazette

Rwanda: The enormous task of seeking justice - Montreal Gazette | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Montreal Gazette Rwanda: The enormous task of seeking justice Montreal Gazette The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), set up by the United Nations, has completed 75 cases since 1995, with 47 convictions, 12 acquittals and 16 appeals...
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Paul Kagame hones in on ICT education | IT News Africa- Africa's ...

Paul Kagame hones in on ICT education | IT News Africa- Africa's ... | Rwanda | Scoop.it
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has called on the youth to invest in science, technology, research and innovation, as he says it will drive the continent and.
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