Focus In Rwanda, progress scrubs away an ethnic identity

The minority Twa are often overlooked by the larger Hutu and Tutsi ethnic groups. Now, two decades after Rwanda's genocide, they want a greater share of its new prosperity.

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The hills that back up against this village in northeastern Rwanda are blanketed by a tight patchwork of farmland, neat slices of green and brown earth heavy with sweet potatoes, beans, and cassava.