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Zimbabwean manhunt for Rwandan

Wednesday, September 19th 2012, 13:48

Zimbabwe's police say they have launched a manhunt for a former top Rwandan official, accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide.
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The unlikely cycling boom in Rwanda

Thursday, August 23rd 2012, 12:27

The unlikely cycling boom happening in Rwanda
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What Burundi could teach Rwanda about reconciliation

Monday, August 13th 2012, 7:02

Are ethnic jests a healthy sign or a one-way ticket to jail?
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Rwanda aid cut over Congo rebels

Friday, July 27th 2012, 16:30
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, Netherlands Netherlands

The UK joins the Netherlands and the US in withholding aid to Rwanda over its alleged backing of rebels in Democratic Republic of Congo.
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US cuts military aid to Rwanda

Sunday, July 22nd 2012, 11:02
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, United States United States

The US cuts military aid to Rwanda amid reports it is backing rebels in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Rwanda and DRC 'in border deal'

Sunday, July 15th 2012, 20:00
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo have agreed to allow a neutral international force to tackle militias on their borders, reports say.
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VIDEO: Rwanda's sitting volleyball team

Friday, July 6th 2012, 10:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Rwanda's sitting volleyball team - the first sub-Saharan African volleyball team to qualify for the Paralympics - talk to the BBC about their preparations for London 2012.
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Rwanda 'launched DR Congo rebels'

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 18:06
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Rwanda has played a key role in creating a rebel group and sustaining a mutiny in neighbouring DR Congo, UN experts say in a leaked document.
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Rwanda anger at DR Congo charges

Tuesday, June 26th 2012, 17:38
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Rwanda's foreign minister hits back at reports that her country is backing a mutiny in DR Congo, saying such allegations are endangering Rwandans' lives.
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Rwanda general gives SA evidence

Wednesday, June 20th 2012, 12:33
related countries: South Africa South Africa

A former Rwandan army chief who survived two assassination attempts gives evidence at the trial in South Africa of those accused of plotting to kill him.
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Rwandan queen killer convicted

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 17:26

A UN court sentences a Rwandan ex-military officer to life in prison after he is found guilty of ordering the killing of the former Tutsi queen, Rosalie Gicanda, during the genocide.
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Rwanda genocide courts shut down

Monday, June 18th 2012, 12:00

Rwanda's controversial community "gacaca" courts finish their work, after 10 years of trying those accused of involvement in the 1994 genocide.
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VIDEO: UK charity to send dentists to Rwanda

Saturday, June 16th 2012, 8:55
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British dental charity is about to start work in Rwanda, a country that has only 11 qualified dentists.
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Rwanda military 'aids DRC mutiny'

Monday, June 4th 2012, 9:27
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Fresh evidence has emerged that the Rwandan military is aiding rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Human Rights Watch says.
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Life for Rwanda genocide planner

Thursday, May 31st 2012, 16:28

A former Rwandan youth minister is given a life sentence by a UN war crimes tribunal after being found guilty of playing a key role in the 1994 genocide.
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Rwanda 'backing DR Congo mutiny'

Monday, May 28th 2012, 9:46
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The UN says it has evidence that a rebellion in the Democratic Republic of Congo is being fuelled by recruits and support from neighbouring Rwanda.
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VIDEO: Rwanda 'fuels DR Congo rebellion'

Monday, May 28th 2012, 4:35
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The United Nations says it has evidence that a rebellion in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is being fuelled by recruits and support from neighbouring Rwanda.
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Rwanda's Mafisango in fatal crash

Thursday, May 17th 2012, 10:04
related countries: Algeria Algeria

Patrick Mafisango, a member of Rwanda's squad for next month's 2014 World Cup qualifier against Algeria, has died in a car accident on Thursday morning in Dar es Salaam.
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Rwanda genocide suspect sent home

Thursday, April 19th 2012, 17:34
related places: Kigali

The UN tribunal trying Rwandan genocide suspects transfers pastor Jean-Bosco Uwinkindi to Kigali - the first suspect to face justice in Rwanda.
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Rwandan boycotts her terror trial

Tuesday, April 17th 2012, 9:09

Rwandan opposition leader Victoire Ingabire says she is boycotting her terror trial, accusing the judge of bias.
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France 'set to extradite Rwandan'

Friday, March 30th 2012, 17:14
related countries: France France

A French court has allowed the first-ever extradition of a suspect to Rwanda over the country's 1994 genocide, local media reports say.
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