25 Years After Srebrenica Genocide: Bosnia-Herzegovina Country Report

Friday, July 10, 2020

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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Decades after the 1994 genocide, the countries have contested the wording of a UN resolution to remember its victims.

As the bodies piled up in the streets of Rwanda 26 years ago, no amount of spin could disguise the crime. There were no sealed camps; the massacres were...

Félicien Kabuga, 84, had been on the run for 23 years, since he was indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda on multiple charges of genocide.

A Nairobi newspaper in 2002 carried a photograph of the fugitive Felicien Kabuga.  Credit...George Mulala/Reut...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Twenty-five years ago this month, more than 800,000 Rwandans, mostly Tutsi, were slaughtered over the course of 100 days by members of the country's Hutu majority.

Among those who lived through the terror is Clemantine Wamariya. Her memoir, The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A...

KIGALI, Rwanda — Twenty-five years ago, Rwanda descended into an orgy of violence in which some 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus were massacred by the majority Hutu population over a 100-day period in what was the worst genocide in recent history.

The massacres, mostly...

Friday, March 15, 2019

Jean Pierre Gasasira was just 17 years old when he saw soldiers and militiamen drag a Tutsi doctor outside a hospital in Rwanda.

“He was begging for mercy,” Gasasira testified in US District Court in Boston Wednesday. “He was saying ‘I just work as a doctor. I help thos...

Friday, March 15, 2019

      American jurors on Monday started probing the case involving Jean-Leonard Teganya, a Rwandan embroiled in an immigration fraud trial, after he concealed his role in the Genocide back in Rwanda as he processed asylum to stay in the US.

      In Rwanda, Te...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

“We were hunted every minute, every second – people dying all around us. Rwanda looked like a big, open graveyard at one point. There were bodies everywhere.”

Photo courtesy of Jeanne Celestine Lakin

Jeanne Celestine Lakin survived the Rwandan genocide in 1994. She says...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

© AFP/File | A young man stands next to a sign for a health center in Bisesero, western Rwanda, where survivors say French soldiers had promised to rescue terrified Tutsis hiding in the hills at the height of the killing in June 1994


French judges hav...