14 iulie 2020

Malian accused of Timbuktu war crimes refuses to enter plea


Open this photo in gallery Malian Islamist militant Al Hassan Ag Abdoul Aziz sits in the courtroom of the International Criminal Court during a hearing at the Hague, the Netherlands, on July 8, 2019. Eva Plevier/Reuters A Malian Islamist rebel accused of being central to the “persecution” of residents of Timbuktu and the destruction of the city’s holy grounds refused to enter a plea Tuesday as his lawyers argued he was not mentally fit to stand trial. Prosecutors at the International Criminal [...]