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African Partnership Flight Rwanda participants visit Rwandan Genocide Memorial

Wreaths rest on stands after a ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda took part in the wreath laying ceremony as part of a cultural visit as well as to pay their respects to the approximately 250,000 victims buried there. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Wreaths rest on stands after a ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda took part in the wreath laying ceremony as part of a cultural visit as well as to pay their respects to the approximately 250,000 victims buried there. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Names of some of the victims of the Rwandan genocide are displayed on a wall at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Though only about 800 names are displayed, the memorial, which is only one of nearly 200 memorial around the country, has approximately 250,000 victims buried there. Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda visited the memorial to pay their respect and learn about the country hosting them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Names of some of the victims of the Rwandan genocide are displayed on a wall at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Though only about 800 names are displayed, the memorial, which is only one of nearly 200 memorial around the country, has approximately 250,000 victims buried there. Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda visited the memorial to pay their respect and learn about the country hosting them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Rwanda Air Force Capt. Emmanuel Rutebuka, left, U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, center, and Ghana Air Force Squadron Leader Ishmael Ansah lay down wreaths during a ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The wreath laying ceremony was part of a cultural visit for the African Partnership Flight Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Rwanda Air Force Capt. Emmanuel Rutebuka, left, U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, center, and Ghana Air Force Squadron Leader Ishmael Ansah lay down wreaths during a ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The wreath laying ceremony was part of a cultural visit for the African Partnership Flight Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, deputy director of U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Plans, Programs, and Analysis, renders a salute during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Hughes and air force delegates participating in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda visited the memorial as part of a cultural visit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, deputy director of U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Plans, Programs, and Analysis, renders a salute during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. Hughes and air force delegates participating in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda visited the memorial as part of a cultural visit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Rwanda Air Force Capt. Emmanuel Rutebuka, left, U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, center, and Ghana Air Force Squadron Leader Ishmael Ansah render salutes during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The ceremony was part of a cultural visit for the African Partnership Flight Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Rwanda Air Force Capt. Emmanuel Rutebuka, left, U.S. Air Force Col. Stephen Hughes, center, and Ghana Air Force Squadron Leader Ishmael Ansah render salutes during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The ceremony was part of a cultural visit for the African Partnership Flight Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Members of the Rwanda Defence Force pick up wreaths during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The memorial is one of more than 200 memorials throughout Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

Members of the Rwanda Defence Force pick up wreaths during a wreath laying ceremony at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The memorial is one of more than 200 memorials throughout Rwanda. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore)

KIGALI, Rwanda --

Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda took part in the wreath laying ceremony as part of a cultural visit as well as to pay their respects to the approximately 250,000 victims buried at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The cultural event was hosted by the Rwandan Defence Force.