TITLE

TUTSI ROLL

AUTHOR(S)
Hammer, Joshua
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;1/9/95-1/16/95, Vol. 212 Issue 2/3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains that Zairian troops raided the Katale refugee camp in northeast Zaire and forced out Doctor Jean-Baptiste Butera, one of the 12 Rwandan Hutu officials forming the "social commission" that have run the camp as a fiefdom since the exodus from Rwanda. Former Hutu officials' practice of preying on the Zairians; Raid as signal of chance from the Zairian government's laissez-faire policy; Katale's suffering under the grip of Butera's social commission and its paid enforcers, the "interahamwe"; Genocide of Tutsis attributed to the interahamwe.
ACCESSION #
9501047634

 

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