More and more African governments are withdrawing from the International Criminal Court, Gambia being the latest country to announce that move. DW's Chrispin Mwakideu answers our question on the exodus from the ICC.
The ICC had issued the arrest warrant of Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona for war crimes. He is the suspected leader of a militia accused of carrying out attacks on the Central African Republic's Muslim population.
A former militia leader from the Central African Republic has appeared at the International Criminal Court on war crimes charges. Alfred Yekatom, also known as Rambo, said he was tortured before being sent to The Hague.
A militia leader from the Central African Republic has been extradited to the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Alfred Yekatom will face trial on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
The bashing by the US of the International Criminal Court shows a double standard tolerated at international level but it also lets human rights abusers off the hook in Africa in particular, writes DW’s Isaac Mugabi.
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