At least 5,000 people were killed

MacLachlan, Suzanne; Mutch, David
April 1995
Christian Science Monitor;4/24/95, Vol. 87 Issue 103, p2
Reports on the casualties of refugees in their attempt to break out of a camp in southwestern Rwanda.


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