Rwanda Genocide

  • United Nations defines genocide and declares it a crime

  • Hutu rebellion begins against the Tutsis

  • Tutsi monarchy is abolished

  • RPF invade Rwanda, starting a civil war

  • RTLM Begins spreading hate

  • Rwandan President Juvénal Habyarimana is killed when his plane is shot out of the sky

  • Rwanda Genocide ends when the RPF gains control of the country