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And so, for years after the genocide, the country was eerily absent of dogs.
Alec Ross From my standpoint, it’s being used in the same way in which Hutu radio was used to foment a genocide in Rwanda in the 1990s.
After the Rwandan genocide in 1994, Clemantine Wamariya became one of those refugees.
The country is seen as making significant progress since the genocide in 1994, but there are media restrictions and self-censorship, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).
For example, lawmakers questioned Zuckerberg about Facebook's news feed or ad platform becoming conduits for things like hate speech, racial discrimination in mortgages, and even genocide in Myanmar.
Along with several other suspects, the ICC charged Bashir with being indirectly responsible for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide in Darfur.
During the genocide in 1994, the orphanage, which is owned and run by a Hutu family, sheltered about 400 women and children, who were mostly Tutsis running away from the killings of extremists Hutus.
London 1938: Defending ‘Degenerate’ German Art, a new exhibition at London’s Wiener Library—a national archive dedicated to the study of the Holocaust and other instances of genocide—tells the story of both shows.
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: the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular racial, political, or cultural group
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