Posts Tagged ‘British’

Posted: 28 December 2010

Brother of murdered British woman to mount 24-hour “Twitter-a-thon”

Ten years after the killing of 21 people – including British woman Charlotte Wilson – travelling on the Titanic Express bus in Burundi, Amnesty International and the Wilson family are today urging the Burundian government to provide justice for the families of those killed in the country’s civil war. (more…)

By: Mary Braid

Wednesday, 3 March 1999

THE HUTU rebels’ trademark is death by machete. Five years ago the same murderous militiamen were raping, hacking and bludgeoning their way across Rwanda, at the vanguard of the genocide in which at least 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus died. (more…)