Friday, October 1, 2010
Obama’s Congo moment: Genocide, the U.N. report and Senate Bill 2125
The official Oct. 1 release of the U.N. Report on Human Rights Abuses in the Democratic Republic of Congo, 1993-2003, documenting the Rwandan and Ugandan armies’ massacres of Rwandan Hutu refugees and Congolese Hutus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, should be a defining moment for President Barack Obama. How will the USA’s first African American president respond to the detailed and widely publicized U.N. documentation of genocide in the heart of Africa, committed by the USA’s longstanding military proxies, the armies of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni?
Read more at San Francisco Bay View, http://sfbayview.com/2010/obamas-congo-moment-genocide-the-u-n-report-and-senate-bill-2125/.