France has declassified archives identifying with the Rwandan genocide 

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APRIL 8,Africa:France has declassified archives identifying with the Rwandan genocide, the president’s office has said.The records, including guidance given to then-President Francois Mitterrand, will have the capacity to be viewed by researchers and victims groups.

The mass killings in 1994 confirmed more than 800,000 lives, for the most part ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus.France has conceded committing errors over the genocide, but denies Rwandan claims from claiming complicity.A year ago France hauled out of twentieth commemoration recognition after the Rwandan President, Paul Kagame, restored affirmations France assumed a direct role.The extremism was activated by the passing of President Juvenal Habyarimana, an ethnic Hutu who was murdered when his plane was shot down.The genocide reached an end after Mr Kagame’s Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) – a Tutsi-led rebel group – defeated government troops later that year.

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