The Broadcasting Board of Governors has condemned a recent decision by Russian authorities to cut off all remaining radio transmissions by U.S. international media in Russia.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Twenty years ago this month a killing spree began in a small country in Central Africa. Several weeks went by before the world learned the extent of the killings – learned that a genocide was under way in Rwanda. We now know that at least 800,000 Rwandans were massacred in the spring of 1994. A panel discussion on April 2 at VOA examined why so little was known for so long.