Skulls from mass graves of 1994 Rwanda genocide, former Rwanda official will stand trial before his countrymen,
A Look Back At The Trial That Made Rape A War Crime
Sara Darehshori and Pierre-Richard Prosper, who ALONE, fought to get rape classified as a war crime in Rwanda, after 500,000 women were raped in a 3-month period, according to a 1996 U.N.Report. The rape crisis accompanied MASS killings, but rape was not even considered a crime, there, until these two people had it declared as such. Total Heroes!!!!! (click for full story and upcoming documentary info)
UNICEF Canada Ambassador and Rwanda genocide survivor Solange Tuyishime travelled to Haiti to witness UNICEF’s work.
Rwanda: 100 days of slaughter
BBC News - Rwanda genocide: 100 days of slaughter
The United Nations Security Council has explicitly accepted responsibility for failing to prevent the 1994 genocide in Rwanda in which an estimated 800,000 people were killed. In the first formal response to a report critical of the UN's role, council members acknowledged its main finding that their governments lacked the political will to stop the massacres.Most of the 2,500 UN peacekeepers in Rwanda at the time were withdrawn after the deaths of 10 Belgian soldiers.
Writing and filming the genocide of the Tutsis in Rwanda : dismembering and remembering traumatic history / [eBook] Alexandre Dauge-Roth. (Series: After the empire)
Mission to Rwanda to help the mass amounts of orphans who have lost their parents to genocide and AIDS
During the Congo Civil War (1998–2003), Pygmies were hunted down and eaten by both sides in the conflict, who regarded them as subhuman. Sinafasi Makelo, a representative of Mbuti pygmies, has asked the UN Security Council to recognize cannibalism as a crime against humanity and also as an act of genocide. According to a report by Minority Rights Group International there is evidence of mass killings, cannibalism and rape.
The Order of Genocide: Race, Power, and War in Rwanda by Scott Straus, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0801474922/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_uyCWsb18KH39H
Ugandan fishermen pulling bodies out of Lake Victoria that had traveled hundreds of miles by river from Rwanda (Photo by Dave Blumenkrantz, … http://globalvoicesonline.org/2009/04/14/rwanda-fifteen-years-after-the-genocide/