Hague Acquittal Gives Hope to Kenyans


Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta and lawmaker William Ruto, who are accused by the International Criminal Court of post-election violence, may now seek disqualification of their cases following the acquittal of Congolese warlord Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui.

William Ruto, center, and Uhuru Kenyatta, right, face charges from the International Criminal Court for post-election violence in 2007-2008.

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