Kompong Cham, Cambodia - On a dark October night in 1975, Sos Min crept along the roads of Svay Khleang village clutching a drum. Min’s task would almost certainly end in his death, but weeks of planning and a growing sense of despair had strengthened his resolve.
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MBYO, Rwanda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Frederick Kazibwemo was 25 years old when he killed nine neighbours during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide.
“On April 7, the day after the president’s plane crashed, the local authorities called all of the Hutu in the village for a meeting.
Burmese officials have begun the first national census in three decades, but are refusing to allow people to class themselves as Rohingya.
The UN, which is helping to carry out the census, said all Burmese should be allowed to choose their own ethnicity.
But Burmese officials said the Muslim Rohingya must call themselves Bengali or they would not be registered.