The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo70° Clear

Saturday

Hi92° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo63° Clear and Breezy then Clear

Sunday

Hi86° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi88° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi80° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo60° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi85° Sunny

Rwandan leader accused in killing of ex-spy chief

Send to Kindle
Print This

JOHANNESBURG — The body of Rwanda’s former spy chief was found, possibly strangled, in a hotel in South Africa, police said today. Rwandan dissidents accused President Paul Kagame of ordering his assassination.

The suspicious death of Patrick Karegeya, a former Kagame ally who turned against him, follows a pattern of assassinations ordered by the Rwandan president, said Theogene Rudasingwa of the opposition coalition Rwandan National Congress. Kagame’s government vehemently denies it has targeted dissidents. Karegeya’s body was discovered in a room at Johannesburg’s plush Michelangelo Towers hotel on New Year’s Day.

View my options or Sign in