SOLIDWORKS in Rwanda – Part Three: Genocide History

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Burundi is just to the south of Rwanda, and they too had civil wars. In 1993, the Tutsi killed approximately 100,000 Hutu in Burundi. Some believe the Rwanda genocide was partially in retaliation to the Burundi mass killing. ” Extremist Hutu were outraged by this, and on the evening of April 6, 1994, both the President of Rwanda and the President of Burundi died when their plane was shot down as it was coming into Kigali airspace. Part One. Part Two.

Solar Ship: Developing New Modes of Transportation

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After having a long conversation with a diplomat from Burundi, he learned that central Africa was the harshest place in the world for transportation to thrive, since there were minimal roads. The Caracal is the smallest of the three bush planes and services mainly critical/emergency cargo for the people around Burundi. In 1983, Jay Godsall attended a diplomatic lunch for African landlocked countries.