April 24, 2014

Rwanda and Burundi: Remembering 1994, Seeking Peace for 2014

Burundi Gaurav Sawhney

This April marks the 20th commemoration of the genocide in Rwanda -- where we both trace our roots. As we take time this month to remember the events of 1994, honour the lives lost, and reaffirm our commitment to never again stand by and let another genocide take place, a troubling situation is unfolding in Burundi that appears frighteningly reminiscent of Rwanda pre-1994.

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