Five Inspiring Stories of Healing 20 Years After the Rwanda Genocide
Five Inspiring Stories of Healing: 20 Years After the Rwanda Genocide
In 1994, Rwanda was torn apart by genocide as the world watched. An estimated 800,000 men, women and children were killed because of they were from the Tutsi tribe. In many neighborhoods, neighbor killed neighbor, after decades of living in peace and even intermarrying. When the killing stopped after 100 days, the country was left to pick up the pieces.
20 years later, there are remarkable stories of peace, forgiveness and grace that are hard to comprehend. Here are a few of the most powerful and inspiring, all just from one small community.