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France and Rwanda Renew Ties: Sarkozy in Kigali.

By MUGISHO N.THEOPHILE, published on Feb 26, 2010

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)

Tags: france, rwanda, renew, ties, sarkozy, kigali.

Obama-Sarkozy: The War Of The Worlds

By J.N. PAQUET, published on Apr 6, 2009

At the end of the G20 summit last week, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said in a press conference that he was « happy » with the accomplishments made by the 20 leaders, mainly with the new international financial system regulation, which « goes even beyond what we could have imagined. I have never seen anything like that! », he added.

But two worlds (or should we say two visions of the same world) opposed each other before and during the G20. Nicolas Sarkozy’s (little nervous Frenchman, slightly isolated in the world, but with an idol: Napoleon…) and Barack Obama’s (coupled with British... (more)

Tags: obama, g20, sarkozy

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