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Twenty years ago this month, mass killings began in the tiny African country of Rwanda. Shortly after the genocide began, photographer Gilles Peress traveled to Rwanda, a country he had visited only weeks before. The grim aftermath can be seen in his book “The Silence.”
Filed Under:Black-and-white • Gilles Peress • Magnum Photos • Photo Book • Rwanda • World
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Innocent, left, killed Gasperd's brother during the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Now they stand together where the murder took place, holding hands. "Love is a weapon to destroy evil" is written across their arms. Jeremy Cowart’s photos show reconciled Rwanda genocide survivors and oppressors.
Filed Under:Belief Blog • Jeremy Cowart • Portraits • Rwanda • World