UNITED NATIONS, Jan 11 ( – Two high pro-file Rwandan women are suing the United Nations for its complicity in the Rwandan genocide which led to the deaths of their families.  Michael Hourigan , the lawyer for the women is a former investigator with the UN’s International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.

According to the paper, “Hourigan, quit his job” with the international organization “in disgust at UN inaction and barriers to his investigation.” One of the women in the suit is the widow of a former Rwandan supreme court judge and the other is a sister of a Tutsi former cabinet minister.

For more see the Independent.