NID: 1. ZAIRE: SUPPORT FOR RWANDA OPERATIONS BOLSTERS MOBUTU2. RWANDA: RPF

Created: 7/14/1994

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cJuvcior of Central Intelligence

National

Intelligence Daily

Thursday,4

AFRICA

Pressing Advantage

Chairman Kanyarengwe of the TiK^-dominated Rwandan PatrioticTanzantaa officials this week for the first time thai the RPF'ease-fire until French troops arc replacedsufficient"previous conditions included that the

miliiary stop <nc massacres' and lay down its weapons and that those responsible for the massacres be punished. Kanyarengwe has abo announced that the RPF will rewrite theAnisha peace accord in order to secure the presidency and the Defense Ministryew government

The RPF early today reportedly captured Ruhengeri. one of the Hutu dominated Rwandan military's last strongholds.

The RPF apparently will try to force the international community to recognize il as Rwanda's legitimate government by removing government forces and officials from the scene.

However lhe final military campaign unfolds, the RPF will face an enormous humanitarian crisis of uptition displaced persons as well as VS and French forces still deployed in Kigali and the southwest.

illion displaced civilians are already in thepressof thoudinds in lhe northwest are (feeing the RPF

ad vaoce to Zaire. Even if the RPF ends its advance, Hutu civilians may continue to flee to neighboring countries for fear of RPF revenge for massacres ofTulsls.

civilians in RPF-hcld territory, possibly as many, are not harvesting fields ct preparing for the next planting season. In areas already under its control, ihe RPF hasroublesome partner for relief workers, f-

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