International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

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International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda
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International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

The United Nations officially acknowledged the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Rwandan Genocide as an international observance on April 7, 2004. Commemorative events for the Rwandan genocide took place in various significant cities, including Kigali, Rwanda; New York City, United States; Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania; and Geneva, Switzerland.

All member states of the UN were extended invitations to participate in a one-minute silence in remembrance of the victims.