May 30, 2012
by Rebecca DiLeonardo
The appeals chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday ruled that the pre-trial chamber did not err in ruling that there is not enough evidence to try Rwandan rebel leader Callixte Mbarushimana. Mbarushimana was allegedly tied to the murder, rape and torture of Congolese ...[read more]
December 19, 2011
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday rejected the prosecution's request that it suspend its order to release accused Rwandan rebel leader Callixte Mbarushimana. Pre-Trial Chamber I on Friday declined to confirm charges, finding that there was insufficient evidence, and ordered Mbarush... ...[read more]
December 17, 2011
by Katherine Getty
The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled Friday that Callixte Mbarushimana should be released because there is not enough evidence to charge him. Mbarushimana was allegedly tied to the murder, rape and torture of Congolese villagers by Hutu militia in 2009. He was accused of being the ...[read more]
September 16, 2011
by Sarah Posner
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday opened the confirmation of charges hearing against accused war criminal Callixte Mbarushimana. Mbarushimana, former leader of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), is charged with 13 counts of war crimes and crimes against ...[read more]
August 17, 2011
by Jaclyn Belczyk
Judges for the International Criminal Court (ICC) have postponed the opening of the confirmation of charges hearing against accused war criminal Callixte Mbarushimana, originally set for Wednesday, until September 16. Mbarushimana, former leader of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of ...[read more]
January 28, 2011
by LaToya Sawyer
Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) leader Callixte Mbarushimana made his initial appearance before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday and denied the charges against him, which relate to violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in 2009. The court ...[read more]
January 25, 2011
by Matt Glenn
French authorities on Tuesday transferred Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) leader Callixte Mbarushimana to The Hague where he will stand trial before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on charges that the FDLR committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in the ...[read more]
December 23, 2010
by Jaclyn Belczyk
A French judge has charged Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) leader Callixte Mbarushimana, according to reports Wednesday. Examining magistrate Rene Cros charged Mbarushimana with war crimes and crimes against humanity for his role in the 1994 Rwandan genocide. The charges ...[read more]
November 3, 2010
by Ashley Hileman
A French court on Wednesday ordered Callixte Mbarushimana, the alleged leader of the rebel group the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), to face trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. Mbarushimana will be tried on allegations that he committed 11 counts ...[read more]
October 11, 2010
by Matt Glenn
French authorities have arrested alleged Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) leader Callixte Mbarushimana under a warrant from the International Criminal Court (ICC), the ICC announced Monday. The court charged Mbarushimana, a former UN employee, with five counts of crimes ...[read more]

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