PBS NewsHour

Rwanda builds new national identity 25 years after genocide

Clip: 04/07/2019 | 9m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

The Rwandan genocide began 25 years ago today. In just 100 days, an estimated 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutu were killed. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Benedict Moran and video journalist Jorgen Samso traveled to the east African country to speak with victims and perpetrators and to report on how Rwanda is overcoming ethnic differences and building a new national identity.

Aired: 04/07/19

Rating: NR

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