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April 10, 1994

by Jean de la Croix Tabaro
11:01 am

10,000 dead bodies from streets are piled up at hospitals. US Embassy closes, Amb. Rawson & 250 Americans are evacuated. Presidential Guard kill 29 patients at King Faisal Hospital. Killings proceed in Gahanga Parish. Archbishop Giuseppe Bertello, Head of Catholic Church’s diplomatic mission leaves Rwanda. Pope John Paul II pleads for end to “fratricidal killings” in Rwanda.