Faces of Genocide - Rwanda: Faces of Genocide

January 3, 2016 - Visitors in the Children's Room at the Kigali Genocide Museum, where photographs and stories of a few of the thousands of children who were killed in the 1994 genocide against Tutsis are on view; below each photograph is a short bio about the children: Patrick, 5-years old, Favorite sport - Riding bicyle, Favorite food - Chips, meat and eggs, Best friend - Alliane, his sister, Behavior - A quiet and well-behaved boy, Cause of death: Hacked by machete. Uwamwezi, 7-years old, and Iréne Umutoni, 6-years old, Relationship - Sisters, Favorite toy - A doll they shared, Favorite food - Fresh fruit, Behavior - Daddy's girls, Cause of death: A grenade thrown in their shower. Rwandan families donated photographs of their children for the memorial. The memorial museum honors the estimated 250,000 people buried on the site in mass graves.
Faces of Genocide, Kigali, Rwanda

January 3, 2016 - Visitors in the Children's Room at the Kigali Genocide Museum, where photographs and stories of a few of the thousands of children who were killed in the 1994 genocide against Tutsis are on view; below each photograph is a short bio about the children: Patrick, 5-years old, Favorite sport - Riding bicyle, Favorite food - Chips, meat and eggs, Best friend - Alliane, his sister, Behavior - A quiet and well-behaved boy, Cause of death: Hacked by machete. Uwamwezi, 7-years old, and Iréne Umutoni, 6-years old, Relationship - Sisters, Favorite toy - A doll they shared, Favorite food - Fresh fruit, Behavior - Daddy's girls, Cause of death: A grenade thrown in their shower. Rwandan families donated photographs of their children for the memorial. The memorial museum honors the estimated 250,000 people buried on the site in mass graves.