Rwandan genocide suspect refuses to attend trial opening - UN judges

Eric Emeraux, head of the Gendarmerie's Central Office for Combating Crimes Against Humanity, Genocides and War Crimes (OCLCH), diplays documents with a wanted poster depicting a photograph of Felicien Kabuga during an interview with Reuters at his office, about the arrest of Rwandan genocide fugitive suspect Felicien Kabuga, in Paris, France, May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

THE HAGUE, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Judges at a U.N. court on Thursday said Felicien Kabuga was not attending the opening of his trial on three counts of genocide in Rwanda, but ruled the case would go ahead.

Reporting by Stephanie Van Den Berg; Editing by Alison Williams

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