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Africa Confidential (London) - Rwanda
Subscription required for full text access to the newsletter. Some universities subscribe, see your university E-Journals. [Stanford e-journals.OCLC ECO is the easiest to use.] This well-known political newsletter was established in 1960. http://www.africa-confidential.com/index.aspx?pageid=22&countryid=39&categoryid=

AllAfrica.com - Rwanda News
Current news sources (including PANA, the Dakar news agency created to provide an African perspective on news events). AllAfrica.com has merged with the publishers of former Africa News (Durham, NC). RSS Feed: http://allafrica.com/tools/headlines/rdf/rwanda/headlines.rdf  http://allafrica.com/rwanda/

Bahoneza
In Kinyarwanda and French. http://bahoneza.com/

British Broadcasting Corporation - Africa News
May or may not have Rwanda news. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/default.stm

British Broadcasting Corporation - Great Lakes
News in Kinyarwanda. To listen to the audio, you'll need a sound card, speakers, Real Player on your computer. http://www.bbc.co.uk/greatlakes/

CNN - Africa News
Use the Search to locate articles on Rwanda. http://edition.cnn.com/WORLD/africa/archive/

Global NewsBank
Subscription service. Some universities subscribe. Does not have the latest news but good for researching news from a week ago back to 1985. Has selected reports from the BBC Monitoring Service (English translations of news), Radio Burkina, Agence France Presse, African newspapers, IPS, PANA, radio and/or TV stations. [KF] http://infoweb.newsbank.com/

The East African (Nairobi)
A selection of articles from the latest issue of the print Kenya newspaper. Also covers Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda news. http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke

East African Business Week (Kampala, Uganda)
Published by East African Business Week Limited. Site of the print weekly newspaper. Business and investment news and opportunities. Technology and health news. Covers Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda. Founded May 2005. [KF] http://www.busiweek.com

Fondation Hirondelle. ICTR Online
News up to April 2004 about the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR). The Foundation, based in Lausanne, Switzerland, is an organization of journalists which sets up and operates media services in crisis areas. http://www.hirondelle.org/

Imvaho Nshya (Kigali)
In Kinyarwanda. Government newspaper. Published by ORINFOR, Office Rwandais d'Information. http://www.orinfor.gov.rw/

irinlist
The U.N. Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs, Integrated Regional Information Network has a mailing list, irinlist, with up-to-date news on the Great Lakes area including Uganda. To join, send email to: majordomo@dha.unon.org
In the message area put: subscribe irinlist

IRIN News - Rwanda
Current news from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Le Monde Diplomatique
In French. Small selection of older articles on Rwanda from this major French newspaper. http://www.monde-diplomatique.fr/index/pays/rwanda.html

New Times (Kigali)
The only tri-weekly and English newspaper in Rwanda. In print and online editions. News, features, opinions, sports, magazines etc. Appears Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Plans to go daily. Published by The New Times Publications in Kigali. http://www.newtimes.co.rw

See also their Sunday Times.

La Nouvelle Releve (Kigali)
In French. Government newspaper. Published by ORINFOR, Office Rwandais d'Information. http://www.orinfor.gov.rw/

ReliefWeb
Current news on the Great Lakes Crisis (Rwanda, Burundi), an extensive collection of newspaper articles, newswire stories, UN reports, etc. Use their Search to locate articles. Maintained by the U.N. Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs. http://www.reliefweb.int

Rwanda Focus (Kigali)|
In English and Kinyarwanda. Web site for the print independent newspaper. http://focus.rw/

RwandaWire
Current news gathered from news sources world wide. Photos. Maintained by Steve Terrill, an independent journalist. http://rwandawire.com/

Topix.net - Rwanda News
News from online African newspapers and other news services. RSS Feed: http://rss.topix.net/rss/world/rwanda.xml Topix is a San Jose, California company provided online news. http://www.topix.net/world/rwanda  

Washington Post - Rwanda
Has Washington Post articles on Rwanda, links to U.S. State Dept. background notes, the CIA World Factbook, the weather (current and forecast) for the capital city, the current exchange rate. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/longterm/worldref/country/rwanda.h

Yahoo - Africa News
Up to date news from Reuters, AP, AFP, BBC. http://news.yahoo.com/world/africa




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