Rwandan convicted of genocide in Belgium court jailed 25 years

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A 71-year-old former Rwandan official, Fabien Neretse, has been found guilty of genocide in a Brussels court.

He has since been handed a 25-year jail term according to court documents. The case is in connection with his role in the 1994 massacres in Rwanda.

Whiles delivering her verdict, Sophie Leclercq, President of the criminal court said: "All of these facts established points that the accused committed the crime of genocide in Rwanda between 6 April to 14 July 1994 in Kigali, Ruhengeri…
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