Rwandan Genocide

Political map of Rwanda and Burundi. The US Central Intelligence Agency, 1996. Library of Congress,

How have nations struggled in similar and different ways to achieve economic, political, and social stability?

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The inquiry set examines the causes and effects of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda and the recovery afterward with an emphasis on these significant historical factors: the history of population groups and identity in Rwanda, the colonial legacy, international involvement in genocides within nation-states, and the limits of government control and individual rights.