Latest update: 26/02/2010
France and Rwanda: a new start?
"A political mistake" but no excuses – that was the gist of Nicolas Sarkozy’s speech, visiting Rwanda this Thursday. It was the first time in twenty-five years a French president walked the streets of Kigali. But most importantly, the first trip since the 1994 genocide, for which France and Rwanda still blame each other...
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THE FRANCE 24 DEBATE
Hosted by Melissa BELL
Prepared by Nathalie GENTAZ, Mounia BEN AISSA, Perrine DESPLATS and Bilal TARABEY