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International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: Former Governor Found Guilty

(July 16, 2009) On July 14, 2009, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, located in Arusha, Tanzania, convicted Tharcisse Renzaho for his part in the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Renzhao had been the prefect of Kigalia-Ville, the Rwandan capital region, and a colonel in the Rwandan military; he will now serve a life sentence. The three-judge […]

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda; International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia; United Nations: Tribunal Officials Urge More Support for Genocide Trials

(June 2, 2008) On June 4, 2008, the Presidents and Prosecutors of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) stated to the United Nations Security Council that more efforts must be made to arrest fugitives responsible for genocide and other atrocities. They also called for […]