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Jean-Pierre Bemba (Bemba I)

Former Congolese vice-president and militia leader Jean-Pierre Bemba was convicted by the ICC in 2016 for war crimes and crimes against humanity in the Central African Republic. Sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment. Reparations pending.
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International Crimes Division: Pre-trial offers up lessons and questions from Uganda

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Uhuru Kenyatta

The ICC trial of Kenyan politician Uhuru Kenyatta ended in 2015 due to a lack of evidence and alleged witness-tampering. He was charged with crimes against humanity during Kenyan post-election violence in 2007-8.
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Uganda

In 2004, Uganda invited the ICC to investigate an ongoing decades-long conflict between the Lord's Resistance Army and the government. In 2005, the ICC issued arrest warrants for five senior LRA members. One of them, Ongwen, is currently on trial.
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New Katanga trial shows DRC’s potential to try complex international crimes

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Uganda strains diplomatic ties by welcoming ICC suspect

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – ICC resolution succeeds at UN while ICC suspect Omar al-Bashir welcomed by Uganda

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Victims sidelined in Kenya

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Guatemala: Advance bill on national prosecution of ICC crimes

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ICC to decide if LRA commander Ongwen to face trial

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Côte d’Ivoire: The International Criminal Court with its back against the wall

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ASP 14: Kenya and South Africa requests explained

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Ongwen: Expanded charges would allow more victim participation

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Togo: Adopt law to fight atrocity crimes

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Improving victim participation in the Ongwen case: lessons from Lubanga

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Countering the anti-ICC agenda in Africa

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Between hope and skepticism: Congolese await the trial of Ntaganda

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Lubanga: First ICC convict pleads for early release

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Judges to re-examine Kenya cooperation – what role for the ASP?

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Ghana: Time to prosecute atrocity crimes at home

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