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ICC to Examine Burundi Violence

The International Criminal Court will examine reports of killings, torture, rapes and other crimes stemming from the political turmoil in Burundi over the past year. "All these acts appear to fall within the jurisdiction of the ICC," Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said in a statement Monday.  "I have decided therefore to open a preliminary examination into the situation in Burundi." A preliminary examination is not an investigation, but instead a process of...

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