Seeking justice after genocide:Long hunt for Rwanda’s killers

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Seeking justice after genocide:Long hunt for Rwanda’s killers

After the genocide against the Tutsis in 1994, many perpetrators escaped. Some were arrested and taken to the UN-backed International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), which is based in Tanzania. That court closed in 2015 after several convictions. For many of those who carried out the killings, justice has been at a local level through community tribunals known as “Gacaca” courts.

  • Author
    Agence France-Presse
  • Date of production
    April 2019
  • Publisher
    The East African
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