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...when these wars broke out. These wars have been conducted by different warlords hungry for the minerals of the DRC. In this way, they used sexual violence as their unique strong arm and instrument of war in the ensuing the conflict.
One of the groups that are mostly pointed at is the Rwandan rebel group known by the name of the Forces Démocratiques pour la Libération du Rwanda (FDLR) who are currently operating in the Eastern forests of the DRC. The FDLR is a rebel group that is operating in the Eastern region of Kivu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is originally... (more)
Rwanda will never forget this historical visit of Sarkozy in Kigali after 16 years since the genocide killed more than 800 000 people in Rwanda in three months. In 1994, Rwanda lived a tragedy of genocide. Rwanda has always accused France of having helped the Interahamwe militia by training them and providing them with weaponries to carry out the genocide and that France helped them to flee to the former Zaire, today Congo to Kinshasa by openig a corridor for them.
When the new government came in Rwanda, that of Rwandan Patriotic Front_ RPF under Kagame, France was alleged to have been... (more)
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