Contestée depuis longtemps pour sa «partialité», la CPI pourrait connaitre une véritable hémorragie si la menace de retrait collectif des pays africains, décidée lors du sommet de l’Union Africaine, était mise à exécution. Par Réseau International


Where is Judge Meron to free a former Rwandan government minister, Augustin Ngirabatware convicted with 30 year prison sentence by TPIR for genocide against Tutsi.

Des juges d'instruction ont rendu un non-lieu dans l'un des dossiers ouverts en France sur le génocide au Rwanda, au bénéfice de Pierre Tegera, visé par un mandat d'arrêt de Kigali mais dont la participation aux massacres en 1994 n'a pu être établie, selon des sources concordantes aujourd'hui. Par lefigaro.fr

Representatives of two indigenous groups in Namibia, the Herero and Nama peoples, have filed a class-action lawsuit against Germany in New York. They are seeking reparations for what former colonial power Germany acknowledges was genocide committed by German colonial troops in the early 1900s.

The defence lawyer for Vincent Murekezi, a Rwandan genocide suspect in Malawi custody amid an on-going court battle for his extradition, has complained that the State has not furnished evidence of alleged crimes committed by his client.. By Alfred Chauwa

Two federal prosecutors from Iowa’s Northern District have received the prestigious SHIELD Award from the Anti-Defamation League for their successful prosecution of a Rwandan man who is accused of participating in that country’s genocide and who was found guilty of illegally entering the United States as a refugee. By Trish Mehaffey The Gazette

Pressure is mounting on the Mutharika administration to flush out more genocide suspects that the authorities in Rwanda say are hiding in this country. By Chimwemwe Mangazi

Le Rwanda est aujourd’hui bien connu. Hélas pas toujours en bien. En 1994, un million de personnes sont assassinées pour leur appartenance ethnique. Quel rôle les convictions y ont-elles joué ? La question est posée par Jean Mukimbiri