Jean-Pierre Bemba
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Former DR Congo VP sentenced to 18 years for war crimes

The International Criminal Court has sentenced the former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in prison for crimes against humanity and war crimes.

The atrocities were carried out in the neighbouring Central African Republic by his private army.

Maud Jullien reports.

  • 21 Jun 2016
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