Are France and Rwanda turning the page on the past?
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After a three year break, France and Rwanda have agreed to restore diplomatic relations but the warming ties came on the same weekend that Rwanda joined the Commonwealth bloc and moved into the Anglophone sphere.
Nestor Bidadanure, a political journalist, explains the relationship between France and the former Belgian colony. Plus, will Rwanda reap any real economic or political benefits from joining the Commonwealth?
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