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"Leave none to tell the story" : genocide in Rwanda

Author: Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges; Human Rights Watch (Organization); Fédération internationale des droits de l'homme.; et al
Publisher: New York : Human Rights Watch ; Paris : International Federation of Human Rights, ©1999.
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In 1994 a small elite chose genocide to keep power in Rwanda. They used state resources and authority to incite - or force - tens of thousands of Rwandans to kill the Tutsi minority. Within one hundred days, they slaughtered more than half a million people, three quarters of the Tutsi of Rwanda. The major international actors, France, the U.S., Belgium, and the U.N., failed to head the warnings of coming disaster  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Des Forges, Alison Liebhafsky.
"Leave none to tell the story"
New York : Human Rights Watch ; Paris : International Federation of Human Rights, c1999
(OCoLC)606333453
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges; Human Rights Watch (Organization); Fédération internationale des droits de l'homme.; et al
ISBN: 1564321711 9781564321718
OCLC Number: 41163230
Description: 789 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: written by Alison Des Forges ; based on research by Alison Des Forges ... [et al.].

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Who did the planning for the murder of hundreds of thousands in Tutsi? Has was mass murder organised in such a short time? Why was the French state supportive of the former government? Did their  Read more...

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