Genocide fugitive, Felicien Kabuga, has reportedly been this Saturday in Paris, according to French Justice Ministry.
Kabuga, 84, is said to have been living under a “false identity” in a flat in Asnieres-Sur-Seine, near Paris, had been pursued by international justice for 25 years, the ministry said in a statement.
The ministry said that the fugitive was arrested by the French gendarmes at 0530 GMT on Saturday.
French police arrested Kabuga in a sophisticated, coordinated operation with simultaneous searches across a number of locations, according to a UN statement.
The US had offered a reward of $5m (£4.1m) for information leading to Kabuga’s arrest.
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