French Court to possibly drop charges on French troops involved in Rwandan genocide
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French Court to possibly drop charges on French troops involved in Rwandan genocide

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The prosecutors recommended that judges drop a case accusing French armed forces of complicity in crimes against humanity in 1994 massacre in Rwanda based on lack of violation of the statute of limitations. This follows a report in March examining allegations about France’s role in the genocide, which found that Paris had been “blind” to preparations but not complicit in the killing. The report concluded that France bore “serious and overwhelming” responsibilities over the slaughter of about 800,000 people between April and July 1994, mainly minority Tutsis. Survivors of the slaughter had accused French troops of deliberately abandoning them to Hutu extremists, who murdered hundreds of people in the area within day. The final decision over whether to press ahead with the case rests with the investigating magistrates.

Sources: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/5/3/french-troops-set-to-avoid-trial-over-rwanda-massacre (same as the picture)

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