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Rwanda: Country in Africa
Rwanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda, is a country in Central and East Africa and one of the smallest countries on the African mainland. Located a few degrees south of the Equator, Rwanda is bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Rwanda is in the African Great Lakes region and is highly elevated; its geography is dominated by mountains in the west and savanna to the east, with numerous lakes throughout the country. The climate is temperate to subtropical, with two rainy seasons and two dry seasons each year.

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Murder accused cleared security checks: PM

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says two Rwandan men are living in Australia after clearing security checks despite previously facing trial in the US for murder.
SBS - Published

Two Rwandans once accused of tourist murders reportedly resettled in Australia

Australia reportedly accepted two Rwandan men who spent 15 years in US detention after a murder case against them collapsed.
SBS - Published

Videos for Rwanda

Rwandan entrepreneur creates booming cosmetics business [Video]Rwandan entrepreneur creates booming cosmetics business

Cephas Nshimyumuremyi started with just $10 when he launched a new, natural cosmetics line. It's grown into a business worth $40,000. Mary Theru reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:06Published

Sub-Saharan Africa's growth rate slashed [Video]Sub-Saharan Africa's growth rate slashed

The World Bank has cut the economic growth rate of Sub-Saharan Africa to 2.8 percent this year, as the region again fails to meet expected targets. Sam Holder reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:01Published

Rwanda honours those killed in genocide that began 25 years ago [Video]Rwanda honours those killed in genocide that began 25 years ago

Rwandan President Paul Kagame and a number of visiting dignitaries attended a memorial ceremony on Sunday (April 7) to commemorate the lives of 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutus murdered during the..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

'Never again': 25 years on, Rwanda commemorates genocide victims [Video]'Never again': 25 years on, Rwanda commemorates genocide victims

Ceremony commemorating killing of 800,000 people in 1994 ushers in week of remembrance, 100 days of national mourning.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:28Published

Rwanda honors those killed in genocide 25 years ago [Video]Rwanda honors those killed in genocide 25 years ago

Rwandan President Paul Kagame began a week of solemn ceremonies on Sunday to commemorate the lives of 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutus murdered during the Rwandan genocide, a three-month-killing spree..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:15Published

Rwanda reflects on genocide victims, 25 years on [Video]Rwanda reflects on genocide victims, 25 years on

A solemn walk and candlelight vigil commemorates the lives of 800,000 people murdered during the Rwandan genocide, a three-month killing spree that began 25 years ago. Rough cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:12Published

France's Macron to Declare April 7 As Commemoration Day of Rwandan Genocide [Video]France's Macron to Declare April 7 As Commemoration Day of Rwandan Genocide

According to Reuters, French President Emmanuel Macron wants to declare April 7 as a national day of commemoration of the Rwandan genocide. The presidency made the announcement as the Rwandan..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

How I survived the Rwandan genocide in 1994 [Video]How I survived the Rwandan genocide in 1994

As Rwanda prepares for a week-long commemoration of the 1994 genocide, it is also a time to reflect on stories of survival.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:30Published

Rwanda prepares for week-long commemoration of 1994 genocide [Video]Rwanda prepares for week-long commemoration of 1994 genocide

Twenty-five years on, Rwanda keeps alive the memory of more than 800,000 people killed during 100 days of Hutu violence.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 10:24Published

Wreath-laying marks 25 years since Rwandan genocide [Video]Wreath-laying marks 25 years since Rwandan genocide

The Rwandan president and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker were amongst those paying their respects on Sunday to the victims of the worst genocide in recent history, marking 25 years..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:56Published

Minute's silence to mark 25th anniversary of Rwandan genocide [Video]Minute's silence to mark 25th anniversary of Rwandan genocide

At a special event in Kigali, a minute's silence was observed before Rwandan Foreign Minister Richard Sezibera delivered a speech to commemorate 25 years since the Rwandan genocide, saying all citizens..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:27Published

Rwanda genocide 25th anniversary: Generation born of rape [Video]Rwanda genocide 25th anniversary: Generation born of rape

The stigma of rape in Africa is profound and being fathered by a Hutu rapist is considered worse.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:46Published

France investigates its actions during Rwanda genocide [Video]France investigates its actions during Rwanda genocide

The finding in two years could send a message to Kigali that Paris is ready for honest reconciliation.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:33Published

25 years after the Rwanda genocide, survivors share their stories [Video]25 years after the Rwanda genocide, survivors share their stories

On 25th anniversary of Rwandan genocide, residents in Mabare village share stories of survival, heroism and tragedy.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:02Published

She Fled the Rwandan Genocide and Survived to Tell Her Story [Video]She Fled the Rwandan Genocide and Survived to Tell Her Story

Clemantine Wamariya wants to be known as more than a war victim. With her memoir, she hopes to inspire readers to look deep beyond labels.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 04:05Published

Children of Rwanda's genocide have now grown up [Video]Children of Rwanda's genocide have now grown up

Twenty-five years after 800,000 people were murdered in the Rwandan genocide, child survivors and orphans are now adults. Some were helped away from certain poverty when they moved to a 'youth..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:06Published

 

Reports of murder accused settling in Aust

Australia has reportedly resettled two men who previously faced trial in the US for their involvement in the murder of western tourists in Rwanda in 1999.
SBS - Published

Australia reportedly agreed to take Rwandan accused murderers in US refugee deal

Australia reportedly accepted two accused murderers from Rwanda as part of the US refugee deal struck by the Coalition government in 2016.
SBS - Published

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