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Rights group urges DRC to arrest war crimes suspect
Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Tuesday urged the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to arrest suspected war criminal Bosco Ntaganda , a Congolese general wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes. At a conference at the Hol (More)
Rights group urges arrest of DRC general for war crimes
Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Wednesday urged the Congolese government to arrest Bosco Ntaganda , a Congolese general wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes. HRW claims that, since January, Ntaganda has been implicated in (More)
Forthcoming UN DRC report suggests genocide by Rwanda forces
A forthcoming UN report claims that troops from Rwanda and allied rebels committed crimes in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that could be classified as genocide if proven by the appropriate court, according to media reports. The draft repor (More)
Rwanda high court sends Congo militia leader case to military court
The Rwandan Supreme Court ruled on Saturday that the plea for release by Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebel leader Laurent Nkunda can only be heard by a military court. According to Nkunda's counsel, Aime Bokanga, the court held that sin (More)
Rwanda court rejects detained Congo militia leader lawsuit
A Rwandan court rejected a lawsuit brought by captured Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebel leader Laurent Nkunda seeking his release from Rwandan custody. Nkunda was apprehended by Rwandan authorities in January near the DRC border after a joi (More)
Captured Congo rebel leader faces uncertain legal fate after Rwanda arrest
The legal fate of captured Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebel leader Laurent Nkunda remained unclear Saturday, days after his surprise arrest in Rwanda. Nkunda was apprehended Thursday near the border with the DRC after a joint DRC-Rwandan mi (More)
ICC unseals arrest warrant for Congo militia leader suspected of enlisting child soldiers
The International Criminal Court on Tuesday made public an arrest warrant for Bosco Ntaganda, who is accused of committing war crimes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo . The arrest warrant was issued in August 2006, but an ICC pre-trial cham (More)
Congo militia leader denies war crimes accusations
A former army general and warlord in the Democratic Republic of Congo denied allegations of war crimes in an interview published Wednesday in Dutch newspaper Trouw . Laurent Nkunda , the Tutsi leader of the National Congress for the Defence of the (More)