A plan for power sharing drove angry conspirators to shoot down the Rwandan president’s plan, starting the three-month genocide.
Former French special forces operative Paul Barril is being investigated for his behind-the-scenes role in the 1994 genocide.
It has all the cliché hallmarks of a Hollywood-created conflict somewhere on the African continent, with European mercenaries and various corrupt businessmen stoking the coals of war. However, the 1994 Rwandan genocide was not a Hollywood tale. It was all-too real and left an estimated 800,000 dead.