Butare, Rwanda. 1994-08-27. United Nations (UN) vehicles parked outside the outposted medical ...

Unit Rwanda (UNAMIR), 1993 - 1996
Place Africa: Rwanda
Accession Number MSU/94/0003/03
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Fox, Geoffrey
Place made Rwanda
Conflict Period 1990-1999
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Description

Butare, Rwanda. 1994-08-27. United Nations (UN) vehicles parked outside the outposted medical treatment section compound in Butare which was established by the Australian Medical Support Force. The compound is to provide medical care for UN troops deployed to help repatriate refugees affected by the civil war in the central African nation. The treatment section is also to provide assistance to the CARE Australia orphanage in Butare and will begin treating locals in surrounding refugee camps.