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FIFA boss expected for 20th Rwanda genocide commemoration

20th Rwanda genocide commemoration - The chairman of the world football governing body, FIFA, Sepp Blatter, is expected to attend ceremonies marking the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide due for 7-14 April.

The Rwandan Football Federation (FERWAFA) said in Kigali on Thursday that Blatter would arrive on 6 April and would attend a solemn ceremony at the genocide site in Gisozo, a hill overlooking the city of Kigali, where the bodies of about 300,000 Tutsi victims of the genocide are buried.

The visit will be the second of its kind made to Rwanda by the FIFA boss.

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