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Report: Rwanda Unlawfully Imprisons, Punishes People at Gikondo

U.S.-based rights organization Human Rights Watch says Rwandan authorities are unlawfully holding some of the country's most vulnerable citizens in an unofficial detention center in the capital, Kigali. The organization released a report Thursday detailing accounts from people who had been interned at Gikondo Transit Center -- known locally as Kwa Kabuga -- between 2011 and 2015. Human Rights Watch says its staff interviewed 57 former detainees as well as their relatives and other...

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