Bernard Munyagishari

In Rwanda, the surprising confessions of Bernard Munyagishari

The case of Bernard Munyagishari is unique among those transferred to Rwanda by the former International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and other foreign jurisdictions. Sentenced to life by the trial court, Munyagishari caused a surprise during the appeals proceedings, pleading guilty to genocide. The parties expressed satisfaction. But the family and survivors are circumspect.
By Emmanuel Sehene Ruvugiro, our correspondent in Rwanda
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