Photos from the Archive: 20 years ago The Rwandan Genocide #Rwanda20yrs #Rwanda #Rwandan #Genocide

January 12, 2014
Local miner with a diamond he found in a stream near Kisangani. Rwandan and Ugandan forces have strived to win control of the profitable gem mines in DRC. Kisangani, Zaire-Congo. © R. Chalasani (reportdigital.co.uk)

Local miner with a diamond he found in a stream near Kisangani. Rwandan and Ugandan forces have strived to win control of the profitable gem mines in DRC. Kisangani, Zaire-Congo.
© R. Chalasani (reportdigital.co.uk)

Rwandan refugees wait to cross into Tanzania as a victim of the genocide goes past in the river. Rwanda - Tanzania border. 1994. © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees wait to cross into Tanzania as a victim of the genocide goes past in the river. Rwanda – Tanzania border. 1994.
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugee carrying his sick child to MSF cholera hospital, Kitale camp, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugee carrying his sick child to MSF cholera hospital, Kitale camp, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees crowd into Kitale camp in the shadow of a volcano, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees crowd into Kitale camp in the shadow of a volcano, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

UNHCR staff supervises workers collecting Rwandan refugees victims of cholera, Kibumba camp, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994 © H.Davies/Report Digital

UNHCR staff supervises workers collecting Rwandan refugees victims of cholera, Kibumba camp, Goma, Zaire-Congo. 1994
© H.Davies/Report Digital

TV crew filming Rwandan refugees, Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994. © Howard Davies/Report Digital

TV crew filming Rwandan refugees, Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994.
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees crowd onto Ruzizi bridge waiting to cross border into Zaire-Congo. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees crowd onto Ruzizi bridge waiting to cross border into Zaire-Congo. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

A Rwandan refugee child with clean water and ORT at MSF health centre, Bukavu, Zaire-Congo. 1994 The provison of clean drinking water prevents water borne disease. © Howard Davies/Report Digital

A Rwandan refugee child with clean water and ORT at MSF health centre, Bukavu, Zaire-Congo. 1994 The provison of clean drinking water prevents water borne disease.
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children singing at a Red Cross camp, Bukavu, Zaire-Congo. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children singing at a Red Cross camp, Bukavu, Zaire-Congo. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children in care of UNICEF and SCF having survived a massacre by rebels in Zaire-Congo. 1997 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children in care of UNICEF and SCF having survived a massacre by rebels in Zaire-Congo. 1997
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugee with ID card showing ethnicity. The cards were used by Hutu extremists to identify Tutsis during the genocide. Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugee with ID card showing ethnicity. The cards were used by Hutu extremists to identify Tutsis during the genocide. Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Food aid being deliverd by the Red Cross  for Rwandan refugees at Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Food aid being deliverd by the Red Cross for Rwandan refugees at Benaco camp, Tanzania. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees crowd onto Ruzizi bridge waiting to cross into Bukavu, Zaire - Congo. 1994 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees crowd onto Ruzizi bridge waiting to cross into Bukavu, Zaire – Congo. 1994
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees who have escaped a massacre by rebels in revenge for the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Biaro camp, Kisangani , Congo - Zaire 1997 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees who have escaped a massacre by rebels in revenge for the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Biaro camp, Kisangani , Congo – Zaire 1997
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees returning home over Rwanda-Tanzania border. 1996. © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan refugees returning home over Rwanda-Tanzania border. 1996.
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

A boy who had his arm removed with a machete when his Hutu refugee family were attacked in their camp near Goma in reprisal for the genocide in 1994. Rwanda 1996 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

A boy who had his arm removed with a machete when his Hutu refugee family were attacked in their camp near Goma in reprisal for the genocide in 1994. Rwanda 1996
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Local aid worker gives food to Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Local aid worker gives food to Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997 © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Rwandan Hutu refugees at Biaro camp in aftermath of massacre by rebels. Zaire-Congo. 1997
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children being repatriated to Kigali with UNHCR. Rwanda. 1997. © Howard Davies/Report Digital

Unaccompanied Rwandan refugee children being repatriated to Kigali with UNHCR. Rwanda. 1997.
© Howard Davies/Report Digital

Interior of church which was the scene of mass killings during the genocide of 1994 of Tutsis by Hutu militia. Small holes in the roof were made when grenades were used. Victims clothes and artifacts can be seen on the floor. Nyamata, Rwanda, 2003 © Steven Langdon / Report Digital

Interior of church which was the scene of mass killings during the genocide of 1994 of Tutsis by Hutu militia. Small holes in the roof were made when grenades were used. Victims clothes and artifacts can be seen on the floor. Nyamata, Rwanda, 2003
© Steven Langdon / Report Digital

The bodies of victims who were murdered in the 1994 genocide. Murambi, Rwanda, 2003 © Steven Langdon / Report Digital

The bodies of victims who were murdered in the 1994 genocide. Murambi, Rwanda, 2003
© Steven Langdon / Report Digital

Survivor of a massacre at Gikongoro during the 1994 Rwandan genocide. A bullet wound in his head indicates where he was shot and left for dead - he was only one of four survivors and is visiting the genocide memorial centre in Gikongoro where the remains of those killed will be kept. Gikongoro, Rwanda 2004 © Boris Heger/ Report Digital

Survivor of a massacre at Gikongoro during the 1994 Rwandan genocide. A bullet wound in his head indicates where he was shot and left for dead – he was only one of four survivors and is visiting the genocide memorial centre in Gikongoro where the remains of those killed will be kept. Gikongoro, Rwanda 2004
© Boris Heger/ Report Digital