A mere 5000 UN troops, supported by the United States, could have stopped the killings, because the Hutu murderers were armed largely with machetes. Four years later, in Kigali, Rwanda's capital, William Jefferson "the Natural" Clinton, sounding like Uriah Heep, actually said, "All over the world there were people like me sitting in offices, day after day, who did not fully appreciate the depth and speed with which you were being engulfed by this unimaginable terror."
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Joe Klein, author of The Natural: The Misunderstood Presidency of Bill Clinton