Ousman Sonko

Gambian Ousman Sonko will be tried for crimes against humanity in Switzerland

This is said to be the highest ranking individual to be prosecuted in Europe under the principle of universal jurisdiction. Ousman Sonko, former Interior Minister of The Gambia, was officially indicted on April 17 by a Swiss prosecutor. The charges include a set of events and crimes, prosecuted as crimes against humanity, that took place […]
By Julia Crawford
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