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ICC to Decide if Lord's Resistance Army Ex-commander to Be Tried

The International Criminal Court is holding a multi-day hearing beginning Thursday to determine whether it should go forward with the trial of Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen. He is facing 70 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity, including murder, enslavement, pillaging and cruel treatment of civilians. After hearing from prosecutors and the defense during the hearing that is expected to last no more than five days, a judge will decide if there is...

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