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‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero sentenced to 25 years on terror charges

Kigali (Rwanda): The man who inspired the film ‘Hotel Rwanda‘ was convicted of terrorism offences Monday and sentenced to 25 years in prison in a trial that human rights watchdogs and other critics of Rwanda’s repressive government have described as an act of retaliation. Paul Rusesabagina, credited with saving ethnic Tutsis during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide and […]