‘Matchet man’ in Rwandan genocide wants French trial

‘Matchet man’ in Rwandan genocide wants French trial

One of the most wanted fugitives in Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, Felicien Kabuga, appeared before a French court Wednesday (May 20), days after his arrest but a decision on his fate was delayed until next week.

Kabuga, 84, was arrested outside Paris on Saturday after 25 years on the run. He was brought into a Paris courtroom in a wheelchair, wearing a face mask. He had been living north of the city under an assumed name, shielded by his children.

Kabuga, who had a $5 million bounty on his head, is …
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Tecla Chandata