Canada deports genocide suspect

BBC News

A Rwandan man has been deported from Canada to Kigali where he faces charges of helping to incite the 1994 genocide.

Leon Mugesera has been fighting deportation for 16 years with a series of appeals, even after the Canadian Supreme Court upheld the order in 2005.

He faces charges in Rwanda of inciting genocide and crimes against humanity stemming from an incendiary anti-Tutsi speech he gave in 1992.

Mr Mugesera maintains that the speech was taken out of context.

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