The International Criminal Court said Thursday it set a July 9 trial date for Kenyan presidential contender Uhuru Kenyatta for post-election crimes.
Kenyan presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta said Wednesday a case pending against him at the International Criminal Court is collapsing.
Four high-ranking Kenyan officials, including potential presidential candidates, are called to trial for crimes committed after 2007 elections, the ICC said.
A Kenyan finance minister and other officials faced a pretrial chamber Friday at The Hague for alleged crimes against humanity.
Thousands of Iraqi and U.S. soldiers were able to peacefully take control of the Iraqi city of Amara from Shia Mehdi Army militants, officials said.
Police in Nairobi, Kenya, are investigating the emergence of leaflets urging youth to rise against the government.
U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad Sunday said the guilty verdict and death sentence handed down to Saddam Hussein was an important benchmark in rebuilding Iraq.
The Association of Muslim Scholars claims 14 men found shot in Baghdad were last seen at a prayer service when they were taken by Interior Ministry troops.
A high-ranking Iraqi oil official was gunned down and killed as he left his Baghdad home for work early Wednesday, the BBC reported.
Iraqi police Monday reportedly arrested two Iranian nationals driving a booby-trapped car they apparently planned to detonate in a Baghdad neighborhood.
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