Kagame

Kagame's spy chief Karake under arrest

 

Rwandan President Paul Kagame's intelligence chief, Emmanuel Karenzi Karake, has been arrested with a European Arrest Warrant based on a Spanish indictment charging him with genocide, the massacre of Hutu civilians in Rwanda.
 

Would Hillary Clinton change new US policy on Rwanda?



The new US policy toward Rwanda, opposing constitutional change to allow President Paul Kagame to stay in power, has garnered wide attention. Friends of the Congo's Maurice Carney warns that it might well changed if Hillary Clinton becomes the next US president. 
 

Increasing instability and political repression in African Great Lakes Region

 
KPFA Weekend News, 04.26.2015

Instability and political repression are increasing in the Great Lakes Region of Africa, as the presidents of Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda seek to remain in power beyond constitutional term limits, and as Rwandan and Ugandan troops cross into Congo yet again. 

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza, DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila, and Rwanda's President Paul Kagame

 

Global strategy webcast to free Victoire Ingabire

 

KPFA Weekend News, 02.01.2015

On January 31st, Friends of Victoire hosted an international webcast to strategize about how to free Rwandan political prisoner Victoire Ingabire. Participants included:

- Mr. Freddy Usabuwera: Friends of Victoire - Canada branch (Quebec) 
- Ms. Marie Lyse Numuhoza: Friends of Victoire - Chairwoman (UK)
- Ms. Perpetue Muramutse: International Network of Women for Democracy and Peace (RifDP)
- Mr. Claude Gatebuke: President of African Great Lakes Action Network (Tennessee)  
- Ms. Anneke Verbraeken: Dutch independent and investigative journalist (Holland)
- Ms. Ann Garrison: Independent journalist (USA)

After the webcast, I filed this report for KPFA Radio.  
 

Congo's problems are Museveni, Kagame, and Kabila, not the FDLR

 

 
KPFA Weekend News, broadcast 01.18.2015
Friends of the Congo's Executive Director Maurice Carney told KPFA that the Democratic Republic of the Congo's real problems are Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, Rwandan President Paul Kagame, and Congo's own President Joseph Kabila, not the FDLR or any other militia operating in the eastern DRC. 
 

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