Malian Tuareg rebels on Tuesday called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website] to investigate alleged war crimes committed by Malian government forces during the recent conflict.
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, ICC, has turned his attention to Mali, where he will look into a spate of recent atrocities, using special powers that allow him to launch an investigation on his own initiative. Read the full story by Blake Evans-Pritchard published on 25 May 2012 by the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR)
THE ICC Chief Prosecutor yesterday threatened to request the arrest of controversial Ugandan David Matsanga after he sensationally claimed that a witness had recanted his evidence to him. Matsanga convened an “international press conference” at the Norfolk Hotel yesterday claiming he had tracked down Ocampo’s anonymous witness number four to a foreign country.