France declassifies Rwanda genocide archives

The hitherto secret files relating to the 1994 genocide of 800,000 people include advice given to then French president François Mitterrand.

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President François Hollande has announced that a trove of Elysée palace documents about the 1994 Rwandan genocide will be declassified. For David Servenay, an expert on France’s role in the event, it’s a small step that could lead to big revelations, reports FRANCE 24.