Congo-Kinshasa: Bemba to Call Europe-Based Witnesses Next


The International Criminal Court judges will be hearing the evidence of defence witnesses who are based in Europe in Jean-Pierre Bemba's trial first before the rest of the witnesses are invited to testify.

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   Bemba to Call Europe-Based Witnesses Next

    Bemba Trial Website, 9 October 2012

    Under a new plan approved by International Criminal Court (ICC) judges, Jean-Pierre Bemba's trial will hear the evidence of defense witnesses who are based in Europe before the… Read more »

Photo: CPI

Jean Pierre Bemba.

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   Prosecutor Wants Longer Jail Term for Lubanga

    Lubanga Trial Website, 4 October 2012

    Thomas Lubanga, the first person convicted by the International Criminal Court (ICC), wants to appeal his conviction and the 14-year jail sentence handed to him last July by trial… Read more »

  • Central Africa:   Hague Trial Witness Disappears

    Bemba Trial Website, 2 October 2012

    Jean-Pierre Bemba's defense team has hit a snag with two of its witnesses: one testified for three days then disappeared from the court before completing his testimony. Read more »

  • Central African Republic:   Bemba Hearings Postponed

    Bemba Trial Website, 28 September 2012

    There were no hearings this week in the Jean-Pierre Bemba trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC), although the trial had been scheduled for four days. Read more »

  • Rwanda:   International Justice Should Be All Inclusive

    New Times, 26 September 2012

    In the past few years, a myriad of cases have been brought by international courts against susceptible international human rights abusers. Read more »

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