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  1. 1. By: James Kimpel Rwanda
  2. 2. The big question… <ul><li>What caused the conflict in Rwanda? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why I chose this topic <ul><li>I chose this topic because I simply like the history of war and this was the topic that gave me the opportunity to do something like that. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What I already knew about this topic. <ul><li>Rwanda is an inside country </li></ul><ul><li>Had a war between the Hutus and the Tutsis </li></ul><ul><li>Located in central Africa </li></ul><ul><li>One of the smaller countries </li></ul>
  5. 5. Who were the first people in this country? <ul><li>The first people to run Rwanda were the Twa. And though they were around along time ago, only 1% of them are still in this country today. </li></ul>
  6. 6. What was the Rwanda genocide? <ul><li>The Rwanda genocide was the massive killing of thousands of people. After the genocide, it plunged the country into war between the Hutu and the Tutsi tribes. </li></ul>
  7. 7. What are ethnic groups? <ul><li>Ethnic groups are groups of people that identify with each other. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Who was fighting? <ul><li>Those that were fighting were two tribes known as the Hutus and the Tutsis. Around 500,000 people died as a result. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Who won the war? <ul><li>Those that won the war were of the Hutu and Tutsi were the Hutu and the country was won by them. </li></ul>
  10. 10. What surprised me about this topic. <ul><li>The small size of the country </li></ul><ul><li>The date of the war was not too long ago </li></ul><ul><li>The amount of people that died </li></ul>
  11. 11. Questions I Still Have… <ul><li>What kept the country running during the war? </li></ul><ul><li>Could this happen again? </li></ul><ul><li>Did other countries ally in the war? </li></ul>
  12. 12. Works sited… <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>