Rwanda Timeline

Oct. 1990: Tutsi-dominated Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) invasion of Rwanda from Uganda.

 March 1993: Arusha, Tanzania peace talks begin

Oct. 1993: UNAMIR force approved

 

Was early armed intervention (April 1994) possible?

 

Worth reading: Philippe Gaillard's Oct. Oct. 1994 and Jan. 2002 discussion of the Rwandan genocide. Gaillard was the head of the ICRC delegation in Rwanda during the genocide.