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ICC Grants Prosecution Request to Keep Ex-Ivory Coast President Gbagbo in Custody

The International Criminal Court (ICC) Appeals Chamber granted a prosecution request that ex-Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo remains in custody until a new hearing in February, the court said Friday in a statement.   Earlier this week, judges acquitted Gbagbo and a top aide, Charles Ble Goude, of crimes against humanity stemming from 2010 election violence. Prosecutors immediately appealed Tuesday's verdict and argued the pair may refuse to return to The Hague for trial...

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