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ICC to Pass Judgment on Ex-Congolese Vice-president Bemba

The International Criminal Court is passing judgment on former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba on charges of commanding a militia that went on a spree of murder, rape and pillage in Central African Republic more than a decade ago.   The verdicts being delivered Monday afternoon focus on the responsibility of a military commander for the actions of his troops. Bemba's long-running trial also was the first at the ICC to feature allegations of systematic sexual abuse by...

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