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This political concept denies Africans a role as historical actors; they are considered as incapable of shaping their own history, and only the West can be a historical agent. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. The facts, though, don’t lie. See What Everyone is Watching. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Maybe the same might happen in the case of Rwanda. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons.

Human skulls at the Nyamata Genocide Memorial Centre. Apart from its captivating nature, the report also sheds light on the essential dynamics of the French engagement in Rwanda.

The commissioners commsision impressive in accepting no statement without concrete facts and a comprehensive questioning followed each witness’s statement of what they had seen or knew. This simple backward glance is abhorring-it is simply impossible to understand from a moral point of view.

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I have no reason to believe the French case will be any different,” he said. Victims of the massacres spoke of their physical suffering. Political governance in post-genocide Rwanda.

As a French university student currently doing research on certain historic aspects of the Rwandan genocide the gacaca courtsI was obviously very interested in the work of the Mucyo Commission. As a researcher of many years standing on this subject, I was called to record a testimony myself in April But people close to the French judicial saga pointed out that it would be an uphill task to compel French authorities to honour their indictments.


cokmission It has been accused of being politically charged to benefit the Rwandan Patriotic Front. I read the report several time.

Yet commision distress only doubles when the responsibility is cynically denied. This is encouraging in the sense that future generations will no longer want to be held accountable of the crimes of their fathers. Military hospital to open first regional cancer centre. It became such a commissiion issue that the then Prime Minister, Lionel Jospin, decided to open the archives so that historians could shed light on this other very somber part of French history.

The attitudes that gave rise to genocide are sometimes still apparent in the Hutu community and to go to the international war crimes tribunal in Arusha to testify against those on trial, or against the “great friend” of the Hutu Habyarimana government, France, is in some cases to risk death on return to your village.

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It becomes very clear how President Mitterand’s akazu operated, driven by an archaic and racist vision of African societies. The Mucyo report, on the contrary, goes to the heart of the mucoy, which is why it is at the same time stimulating and painful to read.

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June Learn how and when to remove this template message. Rwanda to spend over Rwf8bn on greenhouses, hydroponics. Other witnesses claim that French soldiers were involved in supplying the genocidal regime with military equipment, supervising killings, raping Tutsi women and smuggling drugs.

France Europe Africa comment. Views Read Edit View history. CoK designates 4 places to watch New Year fireworks. Witnesses, some only 12 at the time, testified to being raped by French troops from Operation Turquoise in the refugee camp set up for Tutsi survivors at Cyangugu. Mitterrand’s flippant remark to a French journalist a year after the genocide, that “in country’s like that genocide is not so important”, sums up this policy of disregard and dehumanisation.


In my opinion, it is very important to put the genocide of the Tutsis in the context of the history of the 20th century, because it constitutes one of its major events. Allegations included covert weapons dealing and training of interahamwe militants before and during the genocide, providing protection and shelter for some of the worst genocidairesillegitimate humanitarian aims during Operation Turquoise and even French black ops on the ground of Rwanda during the genocide.

I have worked in the region to do research, so I wasn’t ignorant of the French implication in Bisesero. As Mucyo shows clearly, highly incriminating documentation remains, despite the French burning two rooms worth of their private communications with the Habyarimana government when they left Kigali.

Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. How our celebs are spending their festive season. Show 25 25 50 All. Historical research seems to me to be the only way to elucidate in a serene and dispassionate commussion this distressing history.

In the international context of the end of the colonial wars and the Cold War, where human rights become a priority and peace-keeping operations are managed by the United Nations, war activity fundamentally changes. Read the original article on Focus Media.

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