Late Rwandan President General Juvénal Habyarimana and Burundian President Cyprien Ntaryamira were assassinated on the evening of 6 April 1994. Their assassination was the catalyst for unprecedented ethnically based massacres. At the and of the massacres, millions of Rwandans, from Hutu and Tutsi ethnic groups were killed. The assassination and the massacres that followed set off a regional humanitarian catastrophe whose consequences are felt even today, 22 years later. One can safely say that the assassination of Juvenal Habyarimana and Cyprien Ntaryamira has led to 7 million deaths, based on estimates from the NGOs, experts and, most importantly, the United Nations.
The question however is not about the numbers. The major question is why no one, so far has been held criminally and civilly accountable, except