Stockholm. A Swedish Prosecutor charged a man with involvement in the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

He is to be trialed on September 16th. In Rwanda,  he was convicted in absentia to to 30 years in prison.

The man is of Hutu origin and has lived in Sweden since 2002. He was naturalized in 2012 and he is believed to be a low level official involved in murder and kidnapping of Tutsis. As a Swedish citizen, he cannot be extradited.

This is not the first time Sweden charges Rwandan nationals for t...

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