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NTYAZO, RWANDA - FEBRUARY 20: Children jump in the water February 20, 2003 close to the Nkomano Bridge in Ntyazo, a rural area outside Butare, Rwanda. About one hundred people were killed and dumped in the water close to the bridge during the genocide in 1994. 800,000 mainly Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed in about one hundred days in Rwanda in 1994. About 100,000 prisoners accused of the genocide are still in prisons nine years later awaiting trials. Rwanda is currently trying to cope with these problems of crime, punishment and reconciliation through village trials called Gacacas. Gacaca, which means on the grass, is a traditional way of solving disputes between local communities and involve juries of residents. 11,000 gacacas are currently trying to resolve crimes from the genocide. (Photo by Per-Anders Pettersson)
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