Rwandan Genocide

Rwanda: Has Kagame exceeded the limits of his US/EU support?


KPFA Weekend News, 12.05.2015.

US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power calls on Rwanda's President Kagame to step down at the end of his term in 2017. 

Rwanda: Will the US extradite Munyakazi for speech crime?


KPFA Weekend News, 11.14.2015

Dr.Leopold Munyakazi goes on hunger strike for the court documents denied him as he faces extradition to Rwanda.

Rwanda: Nahimana asks why the US wants to deport Munyakazi


KPFA Weekend News, 09.26.2015

Dr. Léopold Munyakazi has been denied an emergency stay of his extradition to Rwanda. Father Thomas Nahima says that this is unjust because Dr. Munyakazi has committed no crime.

Canada's Big Terrorist Tent

KPFA News, 03.14.2015

Canadians in 50 cities protested Canada's pending Anti-Terrorism Act of 2015 today. The legislation would sweep all the enemies of Stephen Harper's Conservative government into one big tent labeled "terrorist."    

Canadians protested the pending Anti-Terrorism Act of 2015 on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, the Canadian capital.

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.  


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