Hotel Rwanda hero Paul Rusesabagina charged with ‘terrorism’

The 66-year-old government critic who inspired the Hollywood film about 1994 genocide was arrested abroad last month.

Paul Rusesabagina, portrayed as a hero in a Hollywood movie about Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, has faced 12 charges including “terrorism” in a case shining a spotlight on opposition to President Paul Kagame.


Brought to a Kigali court handcuffed in a van inscribed “RIB” for Rwanda Investigation Bureau,...