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Sunday, April 6, 2014
France announced it is pulling out of the 20th anniversary commemorations on Monday
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Saturday, March 15, 2014
Paris court delivered France’s first-ever conviction for genocide, sentencing a Rwandan former intelligence chief to 25 years in prison over the 1994 killings of at least 500,000 people in the Afr...
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February 16, 2014
Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park is rich with a growing population of gorillas. Gorilla safaris bring you up close and personal with them
February 5, 2014
“Historic” is how the trial is being described in France. Better late than never has been the reaction among the survivors.Twenty years after the Rwandan genocide, the first trial commenced...
March 22, 2013
Ntaganda — wanted by the ICC since 2006 and accused of recruiting child soldiers, organising sexual slavery and murder — walked into the US Embassy in Kigali this week and asked to be transferred to the court in The Hague.
February 14, 2011
A prominent Rwandan opposition leader, Bernard Ntaganda, who was accused of stoking ethnic tensions, was sentenced on Friday night to four years in jail, Rwandan authorities said. “There is n...
August 27, 2010
Nairobi A draft United Nations report says the Rwandan army and Congolese rebels killed thousands of Rwandan Hutus in a revenge campaign during the 1990s that could be classed as genocide.Th...
May 24, 2010
A new agreement signed recently in Uganda that aims at reallocating shares of the Nile water will not affect Egypt, Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga said in Cairo on Monday.Mr. Odinga told...
December 19, 2009
The World Food Programme chief has lamented the severity of world hunger and said her biggest dream is to see no child goes hungry. Worldwide, 1.02 billion people or one in six of the world&...
February 6, 2014
The trial this week of a Rwandan genocide suspect in a Paris courtroom is a well-earned victory for the French human rights groups who lobbied so hard and so long for justice. The milestone trial...
June 20, 2013
A Swedish court has sentenced a 54 year-old Swede of Rwandan origin to life in prison for participating in the genocide in Rwanda, where hundreds of thousands of Tutsis were systematically killed.
August 1, 2012
The Obama administration has broken with its own history of support to the Paul Kagame regime of Rwanda and joined other Western nations in an effort to cut off military aid to Kigali. This...
September 6, 2010
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame hit back on Monday at his international critics, using his inauguration for a second term to insist that Africa needed no lessons from the wider world.
June 16, 2010
The wealthiest Rwandans pay the same $2 that the rural poor do for medical insurance.
February 25, 2010
French President Nicolas Sarkozy, met with Rwandan President Paul Kagame, on Thursday in the first visit to Rwanda by a French president in 25 years, a trip that was made despite French arrest war...
September 24, 2009
Global leaders on Thursday warned their colleagues that coordinated international action to end the worldwide recession and reverse the threat posed by global warming must not fall victim to routin...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.