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11/27/2012
Utica, NY
Human Rights Violators
Sulejman Mujagic was arrested early Wednesday morning by federal law enforcement pursuant to an extradition request from the government of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is wanted in his home country for crimes that he committed while commanding a platoon in the Army of the Autonomous Province of Western Bosnia.
10/11/2012
Boston, MA
Human Rights Violators
Prudence Kantengwa, aka Prudentienne, 47, of Boston, was sentenced Oct. 11 to nearly two years in prison for immigration fraud, perjury in immigration court and obstruction of justice. She was previously convicted in May 2012 of lying to enter the U.S. and again when seeking asylum status.
09/24/2012
Atlanta, GA
Human Rights Violators
ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on Monday arrested a suspected human rights violator, Mladen Mitrovic, who is charged with fraudulently obtaining U.S. citizenship by omissions about his background that related to his work as a Serbian concentration camp guard.
09/11/2012
Boston, MA
Human Rights Violators
Inocente Orlando Montano, 70, of Everett, Mass., pleaded guilty Tuesday before U.S. District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock to three counts of immigration fraud and three counts of perjury. Had the case proceeded to trial, the evidence would have proved that Montano, a citizen of El Salvador, served as an officer in the military of El Salvador for 30 years, including during the period of El Salvador's civil war, from 1979 through 1991.
08/31/2012
Denver, CO
Human Rights Violators
A local resident of Ethiopian descent was arrested without incident last week by special agents with ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) for making false statements on immigration documents and identity theft. The charges relate to mass murders committed throughout Ethiopia during the late 1970s.
06/27/2012
Buffalo, NY
Human Rights Violators
Zeljko Savija was arrested and charged with using fraudulent immigration documents. Savija failed to disclose certain military service in the armed forces of the former Republic of Yugoslavia. The charge is the result of an investigation by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
05/24/2012
Las Vegas, NV
Human Rights Violators
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Dejan Radojkovic, a former Bosnian-Serb police commander wanted in his native country for genocide and atrocities against thousands of Bosnian Muslims, was deported Wednesday, capping a successful effort by ICE's Human Rights Violators and War Crimes Center to investigate the case and gain his removal from the United States.
05/07/2012
Boston, MA
Human Rights Violators
Prudence Kantengwa, aka Prudentienne, 47, of Boston, who is a native and citizen of Rwanda, was convicted of fraud in immigration documents, visa fraud, perjury during testimony before an immigration judge and obstruction of administrative proceedings. Judge Richard G. Stearns scheduled sentencing for July 31, 2012.
03/29/2012
Buffalo, NY
Human Rights Violators

The former leader of the Liberian Peace Council (LPC) who committed human rights abuses during the Liberian civil war in the 1990s was deported to his native country Friday, capping an effort by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to investigate the case and win the former warlord's removal from the United States.

03/23/2012
Washington, DC
Human Rights Violators
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Carlos Napoleon Medina-Garay, a former El Salvadoran military officer who is alleged to have committed human rights violations by the United Nations (UN), was removed from the United States by ICE's Enforcement Removal Operations (ERO) officers.
02/06/2012
Washington, DC
Human Rights Violators
An immigration judge in Batavia, N.Y. earlier today ordered removed from the United States the former leader of the Liberian Peace Council (LPC) for his role in human rights abuses committed during the Liberian civil war in the 1990s.
12/21/2011
Detroit, MI
Human Rights Violators
Marie Claire Mukeshimana, a convicted human rights violator wanted by Rwandan authorities to serve a 19-year prison sentence for a murder conviction in the death of a child, was deported to Rwanda Tuesday by officers with ICE's Enforcement Removal Operations (ERO).
11/29/2011
Boston, MA
Human Rights Violators
Inocente Orlando Montano, 69, of Everett, Mass., was charged with one count of making false statements on an immigration application and one count of perjury.
10/05/2011
Washington, DC
Human Rights Violators
Special Agent Michael Tarantino with ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) was honored at an awards ceremony yesterday for his work in locating and arresting former Argentine police officer Juan Miguel Mendez. Mendez was allegedly involved in torture and extrajudicial killings in at least two clandestine detention centers...
09/20/2011
Washington, DC
Human Rights Violators
The Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) has dismissed the appeal of John (Ivan) Kalymon of Troy, Mich., who was ordered removed from the United States earlier this year because of his participation in lethal acts of Nazi-sponsored persecution of Jews during World War II.
07/14/2011
Lima, Peru
Human Rights Violators
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A former Peruvian Army major was successfully extradited from Miami to Lima, Peru, for his role in the 1985 murders of 69 unarmed men, women and children in Accomarca, located in the southern province of Ayacucho, Peru.
06/01/2011
Atlanta, GA
Human Rights Violators
Zeljko Zekic, of Lawrenceville, Ga., pleaded guilty in federal court to lying to federal immigration officials about his place of residence and employment during the 1992 - 1995 Bosnian War. Zekic had claimed on his immigration paperwork that he was unemployed during the war, when in fact he was an active-duty member of the Serbian paramilitary...
01/29/2011
Chicago, IL
Human Rights Violators
Jean-Marie Vianney Mudahinyuka, 50, was removed to Rwanda on a government charter flight. He arrived in Kigali, Rwanda, on Jan. 28, where he is wanted on an international arrest warrant.
01/08/2008
Cleveland, OH
Human Rights Violators
Ratko Maslenjak, 48, a national of Bosnia-Herzegovina, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Solomon Oliver Jr. for making false statements about his prior military service on official U.S. immigration documents.

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