Video Duration 02 minutes 30 seconds

How I survived the Rwandan genocide in 1994

As Rwanda prepares for a week-long commemoration of the 1994 genocide, it is also a time to reflect on stories of survival.

As Rwanda prepares for a week-long commemoration of the 1994 genocide, it is also a time to reflect on stories of survival.

Rene Mugiraneza, who was just a child when the killings began, tells Al Jazeera his story in his own words.