Hutus - updates

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Rwanda invites Macron to attend 25th anniversary of genocide

Mar 12, 2019 - 8:08 PM

If Emmanuel Macron accepts, he will become only the second French president to visit the country since the genocide, which still poisons relations between the two nations

RWANDA AND FRANCE. In this file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and Rwandan President Paul Kagame hold a joint press conference after their meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on May 23, 2018. File photo by Francois Mori/Pool/AFP

France declassifies Rwanda genocide documents

Apr 08, 2015 - 10:18 AM

UPDATED A decision to declassify the papers is signed and concerns documents in the Elysee relating to Rwanda between 1990 and 1995 spanning the genocide which claimed at least 800 000 lives

Police officers guard the Elysee Palace's front gate in Paris, France, 26 December 2013. Etienne Laurent/EPA

20 years on, Rwanda's reconciliation goes on step by step

Mar 06, 2014 - 2:44 PM

20 years on the question of reconciliation is still a central issue in the country and one promoted heavily by the government of President Paul Kagame

VICTIMS OF GENOCIDE. Photographs of people murdered during the 1994 genocide are displayed at Kigali Memorial Center in Kigali, Rwanda, 14 May 2012. Dai Kurokawa/EPA