Cote d'Ivoire: Laurent Gbagbo to Face Trial


Judges at the International Criminal Court in the Hague say the court has enough evidence to put former president Laurent Gbagbo on trial for war crimes.
  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Hague Court Confirms Gbagbo Charges

    Hirondelle News Agency, 12 June 2014

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday confirmed four charges against former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo and committed him to trial, according to an ICC press ... read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Gbagbo to Face Hague Trial

    Tunis Afrique Presse, 12 June 2014

    Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo is to go on trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC), judges said on Thursday. read more »

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Laurent Gbagbo supporters in Europe (file photo).

  • Liberia:  Gbagbo to Face ICC

    The NEWS, 13 June 2014

    The International Criminal Court says it has enough evidence to put Ivory Coast's ex-President Gbagbo on trial for war crimes. read more »

  • Nigeria:  UN Lauds Release of 50 Gbagbo Loyalists

    Vanguard, 9 June 2014

    Doudou Diene, UN Independent Expert on the Humanitarian Situation in Cote d'Ivoire, has described recent release of 50 political detainees loyal to former President Lauren Gbagbo ... read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Côte d'Ivoire Should Respect Its ICC Obligations

    Human Rights Watch, 7 March 2014

    Earlier this week, the International Criminal Court turned down a request by the Ivorian government to postpone its surrender to The Hague of Charles Blé Goudé, a ... read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Why Do Ivorians Demand the Release of Laurent Gbagbo?

    Fahamu, 15 January 2014

    Many Ivorians are convinced that Laurent Gbagbo's arrest, transfer and detention at the International Criminal Court is a political decision that perpetuates France's maneuvers to ... read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Court Ruling On Gbagbo Sparks Frustration

    Voice of America, 4 June 2013

    Frustration with the International Criminal Court (ICC) is growing in Ivory Coast following Monday's decision that gave prosecutors more time to build their case against former ... read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  ICC Delays Trial Decision for Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

    Voice of America, 3 June 2013

    The International Criminal Court has delayed a decision on whether it will put former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo on trial for crimes against humanity. read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  Gbagbo Defence Calls for Charges to Be Dropped

    Institute for War & Peace Reporting, 1 March 2013

    Lawyers allege major flaws in prosecution case against former Ivory Coast president. read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire:  The Launch of Views On Gbagbo

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 26 February 2013

    Views on Gbagbo is RNW's newly launched platform to discuss the case of former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo. The website will not only follow developments in Gbagbo's possible ... read more »

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