NPR logo

Rwandan Executions

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Rwandan Executions

Rwandan Executions

Rwandan Executions

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Ian Guest says Rwanda's planned executions of dozens of prisoners will set back that country's quest for justice. These are the first executions of people convicted of genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Guest says that in order for the country to build a future, it needs to find a better way to address its past.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.