27-11-2014 Hits:5 News Luisa Sanchez
France Télévisions was on Wednesday ordered by a Paris court to pay 5,000 Euros in damages to Rwandan priest Wenceslas Munyeshyaka for having presented him as guilty of genocide, Hirondelle learned Thursday.
The report entitled “Rwandan priests accused”, was broadcast on France 3 on April 13 this year, as part of its “Pieces of Evidence” series . “Despite some perfunctory precautions of style (...), the report in question indeed contains some definitive conclusions biased towards the assumption of guilt for the alleged facts for which he (Munyeshyaka) is under investigation,” says the judgment cited by AFP.
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13-11-2014 Hits:30 News Luisa Sanchez
The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday called for the conviction of former Congolese Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba, saying he had control over his forces deployed in the Central African Republic (CAR) in 2002 and 2003.
06-11-2014 Hits:20 News Luisa Sanchez
International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has decided to close her preliminary inquiry into the 2010 Israeli raid on a humanitarian flotilla bound for Gaza, according to a statement Thursday.
28-10-2014 Hits:51 News Luisa Sanchez
Twenty-nine suspected accomplices of former Chadian president Hissène Habré were on Thursday referred to a criminal court in Chad, reports Human Rights Watch (HRW), calling this a significant step forward in victims’ long fight for justice.