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Rwandan Civil War 1994. Genocide : The systematic killing of an entire group based on ethnicity. 1 million killed in 100 days in fighting between the Hutu and Tutsi tribes. The UN was unwilling to send military assistance to stop the violence. Hutu (Haters) vs. Tutsi (Victims).

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Rwandan civil war 1994
Rwandan Civil War 1994

  • Genocide: The systematic killing of an entire group based on ethnicity.

  • 1 million killed in 100 days in fighting between the Hutu and Tutsi tribes.

  • The UN was unwilling to send military assistance to stop the violence.


Hutu haters vs tutsi victims
Hutu (Haters) vs. Tutsi (Victims)

  • The Belgians ruled over Rwanda since the 1800’s.

  • Tutsi’s were favored by the Belgian government.

    • They were given gov’t jobs and were supposed to rule over Rwanda for the Belgians.

  • After the Independence movement the Belgians left and the Hutu’s took over.

  • Hutu’s wanted to get back at the Tutsi’s for years of oppression under Belgian rule.

  • Hutu’s began systematically killing off the Tutsi’s after the President of Rwanda’s plane was shot down.

  • Hutu’s blamed the Tutsi’s.

  • Hutu’s organized a killing squad known as the Interhamawe.

  • The Interhamawe went around killing the Tutsi’s, trying to wipe them out.


Tutsis were separated from hutus hacked to death with machetes along roadsides
Tutsis were separated from Hutus & hacked to death with machetes along roadsides.

Survivor of machete attack

U.N. established the International War Crime Tribunal for Rwanda


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