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Video: ICC: “Justice will be done in Libya”

Al Jazeera’s Sue Turton, reporting from Misurata, said the ICC judges’ decision to issue arrest warrants for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, Saif al-Islam and Abdullah al Senussi was news residents in the besieged city had been “desperately waiting to hear”.

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Image: Arrest warrant for Gaddafi

Here is a copy of the arrest warrant for Gaddafi, issued today by the ICC.

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International court issues arrest warrant for Gaddafi

THE HAGUE, June 27 (Reuters) – The International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants on Monday for Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi, his son Saif al-Islam and the country’s spy chief, Abdullah al-Senussi, on charges of crimes against humanity. ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo … Continue reading

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Video: BBC World Have Your Say – Luis Moreno-Ocampo answers all your questions

ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo answers questions about the court and its proceedings.

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ICC to investigate institutionalized gang-rape of women in Libya

Speaking to CNN, Luis Moreno-Ocampo said the ICC will investigate allegations of institutionalized rape in Libya. The allegation is that forces loyal to Gaddafi have been using sexual enhancement drugs such as viagra in order to rape women. “There are … Continue reading

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Mad Dog in The Hague?

This article raises the question of whether the ICC arrest warrant for Gaddafi is counterproductive to end the Libyan conflict. After all, it makes it harder for the Colonel to arrange a form of exile. The author argues that justice, … Continue reading

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Summary of Moreno-Ocampo press conference

In a press conference, ICC Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo has said there is evidence that Gaddafi personally ordered attacks on unarmed civilians. “Gaddafi’s forces attacked civilians in homes and public space, shot demonstrators with live ammo, used heavy weaponry against … Continue reading

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ICC Press conference 13:00 GMT

At 13:00 GMT, ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo will give a live press conference detailing the arrest warrants the ICC will seek. The Prosecutor will announce his findings following the ongoing investigations of crimes allegedly committed since 15 February 2011. The … Continue reading

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Libyan leaders face arrests on war crimes charges

Luis Moreno-Ocampo, chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court, has issued a report saying that the Gaddafi regime committed war crimes against Libyan pro-democracy demonstrations, opening fire “systematically” on peaceful protesters. Addressing the UN security council in New York, the … Continue reading

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Strong proof of regime crimes against humanity, says ICC

Back in February, the UN Security Council voted unanimously to refer Gaddafi’s crackdown on demonstrators to the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Now, ICC investigators say they have proof that Gaddafi’s forces have committed crimes against humanity. Its chief … Continue reading

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