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Rwanda’s Untold Story. A Commentary on the BBC Two Documentary

15.February.2015 · Posted in Opinion

Criticism of current Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his administration is on the rise. This twist in the premier’s uncontested 20-year reign has mostly been sparked by the exodus of many of his closest allies speaking up in exile, at great risk to their lives, to reveal a different story from the one the world ...

Criticism of current Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his administration is on the rise. This twist in the premier’s uncontested 20-year reign has mostly been sparked by the exodus of many of his closest allies speaking up in exile, at great risk to their lives, to reveal a different story from the one the world has come to accept regarding the 1994 genocide. A recent and controversial BBC Two documentary, Rwanda’s Untold Story [1], began a thunderclap reaction when it questioned the official version of the genocide’s history that places the blame entirely on ethnic Hutus.

Nicoletta Fagiolo

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