ICC has acquitted Bemba Gombo on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.

The ICC Appeals Chamber has determined  that the crimes of which Bemba was convicted by the ICC were not within the facts and circumstances described in the charges against him, and therefore the trial court could not have entered a judgment upon him. Writing for the majority, Presiding Judge Christine Van den Wyngaert said “Mr. Bemba cannot be held criminally responsible for the crimes committed» by troops who were under his command. Fortsett å lese «ICC has acquitted Bemba Gombo on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.»