Rwanda marks 20th anniversary of genocide

Kigali: Rwanda Monday began a week of activities to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide that saw the massacre of some 800,000 Tutsi victims.

Rwanda genocide anniversary marred by row with France

Preparations in Rwanda Sunday for the commemorations for the 20th anniversary of the genocide were overshadowed by a major spat with France amid renewed allegations that Paris was complicit in the killings.

Rwandan ex-intel chief convicted in genocide trial

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 African country.

Syria refugee crisis ‘worse since Rwanda genocide’

The beleaguered refugees from Syria are fleeing the conflict-stricken country at an alarming rate, worse since Rwanda genocide of 1994, UN refugee chief Antonio Guterres said.

Rwanda genocide suspect arrested: Congo officials

Bernard Munyagishari was wanted on charges of genocide and other crimes. At least 500,000 ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed during Rwanda`s genocide.

Journalist jailed for life over Rwanda genocide

A former journalist was sentenced to life in prison for her role in inciting genocide in Rwanda, local groups said on Monday, in the latest of a series of trials for the 1994 slaughter.

Rwanda genocide survivors may boycott UN court

Survivor groups from Rwanda`s genocide say they may stop sending witnesses to UN tribunal in Tanzania, in protest at recent acquittals of 2 suspects.

Rwanda genocide survivors may boycott UN court

Survivor groups from Rwanda`s 1994 genocide say they may stop sending witnesses to the UN tribunal in Tanzania, in protest at the court`s recent acquittals of two genocide suspects.