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New York: As the world marks the grim anniversary of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which Hutu and others who opposed the massacre were also killed, the United Nations Secretary-General called for concerted efforts to defeat hate-driven movements to prevent history from repeating itself. more
‘Say no to hate speech and xenophobia’, urges Guterres, marking 26 years since genocide in Rwanda

New York : Remembering the more than one million people who over the course of just 100 days, were systematically killed in Rwanda, 26 years ago, the UN chief underscored on Tuesday that ...

On Rwandan genocide anniversary, UN leaders ask: Can world muster the will to prevent new atrocities?

New York: As the world officially remembers the genocidal murder of 800,000 Rwandans in 1994, United Nations leaders warn that ethnic cleansing and mass atrocities continue to blight huma ...

UN agencies call for funds to reverse food ration cuts for refugees in Rwanda

New York, Jan 12 (JEN): United Nations humanitarian agencies on Thursday called for more donor funding to reverse a 25 per cent reduction in food or cash assistance for more than 100,000 ...

'Learn the lessons of Rwanda,' says UN chief, calling for a future of tolerance, human rights for all

New York, Apr 7(Just Earth News): Marking the twenty-third anniversary of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, during which Hutu and others who opposed the genocide were also kil ...