France closes probe into 1994 attack on Rwanda president: legal sources

2017-12-21 17:24
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Paris - French anti-terror judges have ended an investigation into the missile attack on a plane that killed former Rwandan president Juvenal Habyarimana, sparking Rwanda's 1994 genocide, legal sources said.

The long-running probe has been a major source of tension between the two countries following accusations that a militia headed by current Rwandan President Paul Kagame was responsible.

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