Ex-Ivory Coast president will be tried in The Hague for crimes against humanity

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, June 12, 2014 20:21 EDT
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Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo attending a pre-trial hearing on charges of crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court in The Hague on Feb. 19, 2013 [AFFP]
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ICC to try I.Coast’s Gbagbo for crimes against humanity (via AFP)

The International Criminal Court said Thursday it will try Ivory Coast’s ex-president Laurent Gbagbo for crimes against humanity allegedly committed during a bloody 2010-2011 election standoff. Gbagbo, 69, the first former head of state brought before…

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