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EYE ON AFRICA

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Latest update : 2014-05-26

DRC: Katanga given 12-year jail term by ICC

Victims were literally carved limb from limb, said the judge of the International Criminal Court as he today sentenced one-time Congolese militia boss Germain Katanga to 12 years in prison for his role in a brutal massacre of a village in 2003. Known as Simba, Katanga was convicted of war crimes back in March.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2016-05-30 Hissène Habré

Hissène Habré is sentenced to life in prison

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2016-05-27 Uganda

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2016-05-24 Eritrea

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