International Criminal Court 1

The International Criminal Court 1 in The Hague, Netherlands will today hold a pre-trial hearing in the case of The Prosecutor v. Mahamat Said Abdel Kani. The warrant of arrest against Mr Mahamat Said Abdel Kani also known as 'Mahamat Said Abdel Kain' and 'Mahamat Said Abdelkani' ('Mr Said') was issued under seal on 7 January 2019 for war crimes and crimes against humanity allegedly committed in Bangui (CAR) in 2013. Mahamat Said Abdel Kani is charged crimes against humanity (imprisonment or other severe deprivation of liberty; torture; persecution; enforced disappearance and other inhumane acts; and war crimes (torture and cruel treatment).