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Namibian parliament stormed ahead of genocide deal

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Around 300 protesters stormed Namibia's parliament as the National Assembly was due to vote on a $1 billion German compensation offer to atone for...

Colonial era killings in Namibia were genocide – Germany

Germany apologised for its role in slaughter of Herero and Nama tribespeople in Namibia (then South West Africa) over a century ago and described...

Plea to forgive France for Rwanda genocide

French President Emmanuel Macron said only Rwandans could forgive France for its role in the east African country's 1994 genocide. "On this path, only those...

Ethiopian Orthodox Church head says genocide is taking place in Tigray

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The head of Ethiopia's Orthodox Church has said that atrocities amounting to genocide are being committed in Tigray, in his first comments on the...

Rwandan deported from US denies genocide charges

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A Rwandan woman who was deported by the United States and is facing charges related to the 1994 genocide in Rwanda appeared in court...

Rwanda says France bears responsibility for enabling 1994 genocide

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France was aware that a genocide was being prepared in Rwanda ahead of the 1994 killings and the French government bore a significant responsibility...

Rwandan deported from the US faces seven charges related to genocide

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A Rwandan woman who was deported by the United States after serving a prison term for lying on her naturalisation application faces seven charges...

Belgium arrests three Rwandans in connection with 1994 genocide

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Belgium’s federal prosecutor’s office said on Tuesday it had arrested three people of Rwandan origin who were charged with serious violations of international law...

UN prosecutor: remains of Rwandan war crimes suspect found in Congo

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The remains of a fugitive major suspect in Rwanda’s 1994 genocide have been identified in a grave in Congo, a United Nations war crimes...

‘He wouldn’t say a word’ – Rwanda genocide fugitive lived incognito...

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Rwandan genocide fugitive Felicien Kabuga, whose arrest on Saturday ended 26 years on the run, was a frail, elderly man who said little to...

Rwanda genocide memories during coronavirus lockdown

Valerie Mukabayire lost her husband in Rwanda’s genocide. Now she and her family need to stay strong to honour his memory as they join...

DR Congo ethnic killings could be crimes against humanity

Killings, rapes and other barbaric violence committed by an ethnic armed group in north-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo may amount to crimes against humanity...

Herero, Nama killings were genocide – German minister

A German minister described the slaughter of Herero and Nama tribespeople in Namibia more than a century ago as genocide, one of the most...

Eight years jail for Rwandan who lied about genocide role

A Rwandan man was sentenced to more than eight years in prison after being convicted of concealing his involvement in the African nation’s 1994...

BNP Paribas to face revived Sudan genocide lawsuit

A US appeals court revived a lawsuit against BNP Paribas SA by alleged victims of a genocidal regime in Sudan, who sought to hold...

Researchers appointed to investigate French role in Rwanda genocide

President Emmanuel Macron appointed researchers to carry out a two-year investigation into the role of the French army in the Rwandan genocide still a...

Namibian tribes to appeal U.S. ruling on German colonial horrors

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Namibian tribes seeking damages over genocide and property seizures by Germany more than a century ago said on Thursday they would appeal a U.S....

Lawsuit against Germany over Namibian genocide dismissed

A US judge dismissed a lawsuit seeking Germany to pay damages for genocide and property seizures by colonists in what is now Namibia more...

Germany returns skulls from colonial-era massacre to Namibia

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Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in the colonial era for experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were...

Germany urges U.S. court to dismiss lawsuit over Namibian genocide

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A lawyer for Germany on Tuesday urged a U.S. judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the country on behalf of the...

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