Rwanda protests Kabuga trial delay at Hague court
Rwanda has protested the delay at the beginning of the judgment of Genocide Feliz Kabuga, which was arrested in France in France in France in May 2020 after 25 years and has been detained in the Hague since October 2020 and waits for the study for the International Rest Mechanism for Criminal dishes (IRMCT).
It is understood that the process was delayed in accordance with the Associates by Mr. Kabuga, whose bank accounts could help to help him avoid the arrival court presented the access court to his funds.
In his updating of the Security Council on 13 December, the IRMCT prosecutor Serge Brammertz said.
“My office is ready and look forward to the beginning of this essay in the Arusha branch as he ordered the first room,” he said.
Rwanda, however, suggested that the delay was unjustified and questioned with the extended judicial phases and said that not only the righteousness for the victims and survivors of genocide delayed, but also endanger the most important judicial mandate of IRMCT.
“The priority of the Government of Rwanda and the priority of justice is and should be that the study should start,” said Rwanda Ambassador of the United Nations, Valentine Rugwabiza.
In particular, Ms. Rugwebiza requested protested failures from other countries to capture refugees for genocide.
They did not support names, but the prosecutor supplied South Africa and Zimbabwe by non-cooperation and was not protected in international obligations.
“The situation with South Africa is one of the most difficult cases of non-cooperation, what has faced my office since the establishment of the mechanism from the establishment,” he said, adding that his office has sent an urgent request three months ago for a Joint research Rwanda prosecutor points out that more than 973 charges were issued in the last eight years.
The largest number of defendants is in. Congo and Uganda. This year, five new allegations were issued in France, Italy and Sweden. However, officials say that efforts to arrest by the lack of political will of host countries and hidden identities are frustrated.
“The Government and the People of Rwanda continue to introduce us to what the geocratic interests of a Member State could imagine by hiding and escaping them in the hiding of genocide crime, which hid in Rwanda,” said Rugwabiza.
“The Diplomat of Rwanda said that it not only get a safe protection, but also use the territory for the subversive activities and the spread of the ideology of genocide about the boundaries of Rwanda.
Brammerz says that he did not receive an answer to recommendations for improving Zimbabwe’s collaboration, while he has confronted immense challenges for three years to maintain cooperation from South Africa, which Mr. Kayisheme could not accept and provide critical information.
“Unfortunately, today I can not offer a more positive update today. South Africa is not yet at his international obligations,” he said.