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Rwanda. 1994 - A Hutu man at a Red Cross hospital, his face mutilated by the Hutu 'Interahamwe' militia, who suspected him of sympathizing with the Tutsi rebels. (James Nachtwey) This famous picture has been reproduced many, many times. I think this is one of the best crops and captions I've seen.


May we never again ignore injustice. #Repost @blackloudproud with @repostapp. #regram via @sinistar22x2 NEVER FORGET....... Today marks a day of remembrance of the Rwanda genocide. Dubbed the 100 days slaughter an estimated 800 000 people were slaughtered in Rwanda beginning from 06 April in 1994. From April to July 1994 members of the Hutu ethnic majority in the east-central African nation of Rwanda MURDERED AS MANY AS 800000 people mostly of the Tutsi minority. The genocide was sparked by…


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1994 – Rwanda’s Genocide Publish Date: May 16, 1994 Cover Story: The Killing Fields of Rwanda


Pictures of the year: war and violent conflict

such a powerful image: orphans of the rwanda genocide.