Canada: Deaths of indigenous women were 'genocide'
A Canadian government inquiry has concluded that the deaths of thousands of aboriginal women and girls in recent decades amounted to a "national genocide."
Widow of late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic dies in Russia: reports
Mirjana Markovic, often dubbed the "Lady Macbeth of the Balkans," has died in Russia, according to Serbian media. Her husband died in jail more than a decade ago while on trial for genocide and war crimes.
Rwanda: Children of genocide grapple with horrors of past
Twenty-five years ago, the genocide in Rwanda resulted in the deaths of nearly a million people. Most were Tutsis killed by Hutu militias. The children of victims and perpetrators alike grapple with the horrors of the past while hoping for a better future.
Rwanda’s genocide widows: 'I never thought of replacing my husband'
A village on the outskirts of Kigali has become home to 140 windows. They are still grappling with the loss of their husbands in Rwanda's genocide 25 years ago. DW's Isaac Mugabi spoke to the women.
Rwanda genocide: The unforgettable numbers that shaped Rwanda's history
On April 7, Rwanda observed the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide, which saw 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus killed in 100 days by the Hutu-led government and ethnic militias. Here is how the one-time failed state rose from the ruins of genocide to become one of Africa's economic powerhouses.
Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide
Germany is to hand over the remains of Namibians killed during the genocide that took place during colonial rule. Tens of thousands of Herero and Nama people were massacred between 1904 and 1908 after rebelling against colonial rule.
Aftermath of a genocide: Yazidis of Sinjar
On August 3, 2014, some 50,000 Yazidis fled the Islamic State's massacres onto Mount Sinjar. Many haven't left the mountain since then for fear of their Muslim former neighbors.