Central African rebel leader denies war crimes

Central African rebel leader denies war crimes

By Jan HENNOP A former Central African Republic rebel commander pleaded not guilty at the International Criminal Court on Monday at the start of his trial on charges of “awful” war crimes. Mahamat Said Abdel Kani, 52, an alleged member of the mainly Muslim...
Senior Central African rebel leader on trial at ICC

Senior Central African rebel leader on trial at ICC

By Jan HENNOP A senior former rebel commander in the Central African Republic goes on trial Monday before the International Criminal Court, facing charges of torturing alleged opposition supporters as the country spiralled into sectarian violence. Mahamat Said Abdel...