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The Significance of Mogadishu

Access to, and control of food supplies became a means of establishing power

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UNAMIR

UN Assistance Mission in Rwanda

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The US President at the time of the Mogadishu and the Rwanda Genocide

Clinton

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A result of the civil war of 1959-1962

200,000 Tutsi fled to neighboring countries/ Tutsi formed Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF)

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In the movie Sometimes in April, what was Honore’s Rolfe during the Rwandan Genocide that caused him to be prosecuted?

He was a disc jockey that helped spread propaganda across Rwanda

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Interahamwe

The extremist Hutu group that killed Tutsi

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Two primary agreements under the Arusha Accords

Cease fir between Hutu and Tutsi/ Agreed to share power between both Hutu and Tutsi

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The two groups that were victims of the Genocide

Tutsi and moderate Hutu

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Agatha Uwilingiyimana

Rwandan political figure during the genocide

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During the time of the genocide the Hutu represented approximately ___% of the population, and Tutsi represented approximately ___%

Hutu- 85%, Tutsi- 15%

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Juvenal Habyarimana

Staged a coup and took over in 1973

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RTLM

The radio station used during the Rwandan Genocide

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UN Force Commander of UNAMIR

Guterres

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Carl Wilkens

the only American who chose to remain in Rwanda during the Genocide

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RPF

Rwanda Patriotic Front

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Madeleine Albright

The woman who said genocidal acts have occurred, but it isn’t a genocide

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ICTR

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, judged people after the Genocide

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Theiniste Bagosora

THE evil behind the Rwandan genocide

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The country that was the colonial power in Rwanda from 1923 to 1962

Belgium

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““The US does not have ______; the US has _______.”

Friends, acquaintances

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Potocari

City in Bosnia that was attacked by Serbs

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Franjo Tudgman

First president of independent Croatia

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JNA

the army of Yugoslavia under Tito

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Bosniaks

Muslims in Bosnia

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Josip Broz Tito

The communist leader in charge of Yugoslavia, kept a “lid on the pot” of nationalism

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Capital of Serbia

Belgrade

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Ustasha

Revolutionary group under Tudjman

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Slobodan Milosevic

The Serbian leader during the genocide

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Significance of Battle of Kosovo in 1389

It introduced a third religion into the area (Islam)

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NATO

Dropped bombs in Kosovo until Milosevic surrendered

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Srebrenica

There was a UN safe area nearby

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UNPROFOR

UN force to protect Srebrenica

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KLA

Kosovo Liberation Army

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Radovan Karadzic

Serb president during the Bosnian war

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Capital of Croatia

Zagreb

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Year in which Bosnia declared independence

1992

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ICTY

International Criminal Tribunal for Yugoslavia, deals with war criminals during this genocide

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Ratko Mladic

Bosnian Serb general during the Genocide

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Three major religions in former Yugoslavia

Orthodox Christian, Roman Catholic, and Muslim

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Dominant religion of Croatia

Roman Catholic

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Dominant religion of Serbia

Roman Catholic

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Date of beginning of the siege of Sarajevo

April 1992

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Date of end of siege of Sarajevo

February 1996