Hotel Rwanda hero Paul Rusesabagina convicted on terror charges – BBC News

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Paul Rusesabagina, who was portrayed in a film as a life-saving hero during the Rwandan genocide, has been convicted of terrorism by a court in Rwanda.

The 67-year-old was found guilty of backing a rebel group from exile which killed nine civilians in 2018.

His family have alleged that he was taken to Rwanda by force. They have also said he did not have a fair trial.

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