12 Things You Didn’t Know About The Tutsi People

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Written by Keren Mikva

The Tutsi people are often associated with the horrific events of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, but the richness and diversity of Tutsi culture is less well known. The Rwandan genocide is known officially in Rwanda as the genocide against the Tutsi. With deep roots in the Great Lakes region, the Tutsi people are a vital component of the African community. Here are 12 things you didn’t know about the Tutsi people.

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