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Andargachew Tsige, Secretary General, Ginbot 7
08/07/2014 - Ethiopia - Yemen - UK

UK must ‘stand up’ for Ethiopia opposition leader extradited from Yemen, says Ginbot 7 group

Ethiopian opposition group Ginbot 7 have urged the UK government to do more to ensure the safety of an exiled Ethiopian opposition leader who was recently deported from Yemen to Ethiopia.

Mehdi Nemmouche, suspected of the shooting attack in the Brussels Jewish Museum, arrives for an extradition hearing at the Appeal Court of Versailles, 26 June 2014.
26/06/2014 - France - Belgium

France orders Brussels Jewish Museum shooting suspect's extradition

The French national suspected of shooting dead four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum last month is to be extradited to Belgium.

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won (C) with family members of missing passengers of the Sewol
28/05/2014 - France - South Korea

Daughter of South Korean sunken ferry magnate detained in Paris

The daughter of the owner of the South Korean ferry that sank on 16 April has been arrested in France on an international arrest warrant.

Mario Alfredo Sandoval
28/05/2014 - France - Argentina

French court backs extradition of alleged Argentine torturer

France’s appeal court has ruled in favour of the extradition of an alleged torturer during the 1970s dictatorship in Argentina.

Abu Abd Al Rahman, who was deported this week accused of recruiting for armed Islamist groups
04/05/2014 - Spain - France - Syria

Spain to extradite Franco-Algerian accused of Syria jihad recruitment

A Spanish court on Saturday ordered the continued detention of a Franco-Algerian accused of fighting in Syria and recruiting others to armed Islamist groups.

Rwandan President Paul Kagame speaks at this week's commemoration ceremony in Kigali's Amohoro stadium
11/04/2014 - France - Rwanda

France arrests Rwandan genocide suspect again

French police have arrested a Rwandan genocide suspect despite a previous ruling that he could not be extradited.

Monday's commemoration of the 1994 genocide
10/04/2014 - France - Rwanda

French court refuses to extradite Rwanda genocide suspect

A French court has refused to extradite a Rwandan accused of killing 349 people during the country's 1994 genocide in the week that the country commemorates the killings and its president renews ...

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev with Russia's Vladimir Putin
09/04/2014 - France - Kazkhstan

French court blocks Kazakh oligarch's extradition

A French court has blocked the extradition of exiled Kazakh oligarch Mukhtar Ablyazov, who was arrested at his French Riviera villa in July.

The international arrest warrant for Innocent Musabyimana
26/02/2014 - France - Rwanda

Top French court blocks extradition of Rwandan genocide suspects

France's highest court has ruled against the extradition of three Rwandans wanted in Kigali for their alleged role in anti-Tutsi genocide in 1994.

Ablyazov's wife, Alma Shalabayeva (R), and daughter, Madina, in Rome last month on their return after being expelled due to the fraud accusations
09/01/2014 - France - Kazakhstan - Russia - Ukraine

French court okays extradition of Kazakh oligarch Ablyazov

A French court has given the go-ahead for the extraditon of Kazakh banker and former minister Mukhtar Ablyazov, who claims he is being hounded by Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev for ...

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