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

Le gouvernement du Rwanda et les rescapés du génocide contre les Tutsi demandent au nouveau Secrétaire général de l’ONU, de relever le Juge Theodor Meron de ses fonctions à la présidence du TPIR à cause de trop des clémentes à l’égard des auteurs qui ont orchestré ce génocide. 

Ferdinard Nahimana(left) and Catholic priest Father Emmanuel Rukundo (right) will walk out of prison gates before completing their sentences for Genocide crimes. There is shock in Rwanda. By KT

The petition that some concerned citizens delivered to Parliament on Rwandan genocide fugitive Vincent Murekezi has been referred back to Parliamentary Committees on Defence and Security and International Relations for further scrutiny and investigation before it can come back in the chamber for deliberation. By Mundango Nyirenda

Selon le Canard enchaîné, les notes de la DGSE et de la DRM mettent en cause des militaires français dans l'attentat contre le président Habyarimana

The UN has granted early release to two men convicted of genocide by the special tribunal set up to try those responsible for Rwanda's 1994 genocide. By AFP