Paul Rusesabagina. A hotelier who saved 1,258 people from murder during the Rwandan Genocide (1994). I would only hope that I could have a tiny bit of the courage this soul has if faced with something as horrible as this...
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Directed by Terry George. With Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Xolani Mali. The true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.
In 1994, Paul Rusesabagina, a manager for Sabena-owned hotels in the former Belgian territory of Rwanda, sheltered over 1,200 Tutsis and moderate Hutus at the Hôtel des Mille Collines of Kigali, saving them from being slaughtered by the Interahamwe militia during the Rwandan genocide (this is depicted in the motion picture Hotel Rwanda).
Paul Rusesabagina sheltered over 1,200 Tutsis and moderate Hutus to protect them from being murdered. He used his influence and connections as temporary manager of the Hotel des Mille Collines. “I don’t consider myself a hero. I consider myself as a normal person who did what he had to do, who has done his job.”
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