Congolese warlord convicted of war crimes at International Court

By Reuters | Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:50 AM

THE HAGUE, March 7 (Reuters) - Congolese warlord Germain Katanga was convicted on Friday of being an accessory to war crimes including murder and pillage during an attack on a village more than a decade ago, but also cleared of a number of other charges.

The trial has been seen as a test of the ability of prosecutors at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, which had handed down only one conviction...

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