Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Ocampo Arrival Postponed

Just after the departure of Dr Kofi Annan, the chief mediator in the Kenyan crisis, the much-anticipated arrival of ICC Prosecutor has been postponed for three weeks (until 3 November). The government has explained the delay by suggesting that Prime Minister will be out of the country (in China) for two weeks. Mr Ocampo has requested the meeting to confer with the President and Prime Minister over potential ICC prosecutions of key suspects linked to the post electoral violence (2007-2008). central to these talks will be the government's failure to make progress in the establishment of a judicial mechanism to try the said crimes.Meanwhile, the debate rages on....

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