UN war crimes court sentences Catholic priest to life in prison

The UN war crimes court for Rwanda on Wednesday sentenced the first Roman Catholic priest tried for genocide to life in prison for his part in the country's 1994 mass murder.

UN war crimes court sentences Catholic priest to life in prison
"The appeals chamber quashes unanimously the sentence of 15 years imprisomnent and enters, by majority, the sentence of imprisonment for the remainder of his life," judge Mohammed Shahabuddeen said.

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Last Mod: 13 Mart 2008, 11:44
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