UN Frees Rwandan Genocide Convicts Early
The umbrella body for Genocide survivors' associations president has condemned the decision to grant an early release of two convicted masterminds of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, he says the release of Ferdinand Nahimana and Emmanuel Rukundo shows how unfair the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda has been to genocide survivors.
Mourners view names of people who were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi that are laid at Rebero Memorial site (file photo)
New Times, 16 December 2016
The Government has expressed concern over the early release of two convicted Genocide masterminds by the UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT). Read more »
New Times, 20 November 2016
Ibuka, the umbrella body of organisations representing genocide survivors, has welcomed the latest deportations and extraditions of genocide fugitives to Rwanda. Read more »
The court has granted a 21-day adjournment for the Malawian government to correspond with their Rwandan counterparts on Vincent Murekezi's extradition process. Read more »