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Rwandan court finds ‘Hotel Rwanda’ film hero guilty in terrorism case

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By Clement Uwiringiyimana KIGALI (Reuters) -A Rwandan court on Monday found Paul Rusesabagina, a one-time hotel manager portrayed as a hero in a Hollywood film about the 1994 genocide, guilty of being part of a group responsible for terrorist attacks. “They should be found guilty for being part of this terror group – MRCD-FLN,” judge Beatrice Mukamurenzi said of 20 defendants including Rusesabagina. “They attacked people in their homes, or even in their cars on the road traveling.” The case has had a high profile since Rusesabagina, 67, was arrested last year on arrival from Dubai after what h…

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