Report Clears Kagame of Sparking Rwanda Genocide

A French report says the missile which brought down the plane carrying former President Juvenal Habyarimana, sparking the 1994 genocide, was fired from forces serving his government.

VIDEO: Rwandan President Cleared in 1994 Air Crash

A French investigation has found that the missile which brought down the Rwandan president's aircraft in 1994 and prompted the country's genocide, ... see more »

  • Rwanda:  French Report Clears Kagame Forces of Killing Former President

    The New Times, 11 January 2012

    A team of French experts undertook fresh investigations into the 1994 downing of the plane carrying former Rwanda's President Juvenal Habyarimana, yesterday released their ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  The Missile Was Fired From Kanombe - Game, Set and Match (opinion)

    The New Times, 11 January 2012

    There is an English saying that I absolutely love: 'he who laughs last, laughs loudest. Well, I'm laughing all the way to the bank, figuratively, of course. There is another saying ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  When the French Disarmed Local Critics of Invaluable Ammunition

    The New Times, 11 January 2012

    The truth has long been known. We knew it even long before the Rwanda- commissioned Mutsinzi inquiry produced one of the most compelling pieces of research, with a decisive ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  French Report Clears RPF of Habyarimana's Plane Crash, Says Lawyer

    Hirondelle News Agency, 10 January 2012

    A team of two French judges and six experts - including two missiles specialists and a sound expert - presented on Tuesday a 400-page report reconstructing the trajectory of the ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  French Report 'Vindication' for Kagame

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 10 January 2012

    Kigali on Tuesday welcomed a French report into the 1994 downing of Rwandan leader Juvenal Habyarimana's jet as a confirmation of President Paul Kagame's innocence. read more »

  • Rwanda:  French Experts to Report On Pre-Genocide Plane Attack

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 9 January 2012

    A group of experts mandated by a French inquiry to probe the 1994 downing of Rwandan leader Juvenal Habyarimana's jet is due to say Tuesday where the fatal ground-to-air missile ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  A Defining Week for The Nation (opinion)

    The New Times, 9 January 2012

    Rwandans are eagerly awaiting two major events this week. First is a report of a French investigation into the cause of the April 6, 1994 shooting of the Falcon 50 jet that killed ... read more »