Former Rwandan mayor pleads not guilty at UN tribunal to genocide

Juvénal Rugambarara, Bourgmestre of Bicumbi commune throughout the genocide, faces nine charges including genocide, crimes against humanity, public incitement and serious violations of the Geneva Conventions.Mr. Rugambarara’s initial appearance last Friday before Judge Jai Ram Reddy follows his transfer from Uganda to the UN Detention Facility in Arusha two days before.