In June, Bemba, 55, was acquitted of war crimes charges by the International Criminal Court after spending a decade behind bars. He had spent the last month with his wife and children in Brussels following his release.
Jean-Pierre Bemba Returns to Submit Presidential Candidacy
Deutsche Welle, 1 August 2018
Jean Pierre-Bemba has returned to the DR Congo for the first time in 11 years to submit his candidacy for the nation's upcoming presidential election. He had spent most of the the… Read more »
Jean Pierre Bemba
After serving 10 years in prison at The Hague for war crimes, former warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba will return home August 1 to compete in December's long-delayed election but the ... Read more »
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