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Mar 21, 2009 - Kigali - Shinyanga, TANZANIA

Today we crossed the border into Tanzania, where we'll spend a week or two. On the road out of Rwanda I noticed that many houses were painted with an 'X' and appeared deserted, and I couldn't help but wonder about the fate of the former occupants, and the horrors that occurred here. The river that crosses the border ran red with blood apparently; a sickening thought, particularly as it is a fast flowing river and had quite a spectacular waterfall at the border. We stopped in Shinyanga tonight; just a place to stay overnight. We had dinner...

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