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Habré Trial in Senegal an Important Step for African Justice
A special court in Senegal (the Extraordinary African Chambers, EAC) has announced it plans to start the trial of former Chadian president Hissène Habré on July 20 this year. This will be the first time a former African dictator goes on trial for serious crimes before an African jurisdiction based in another African country. “The judgment that will be handed down will be scrutinized by everyone and will set a precedent,” said Senegalese Justice Minister…
by Ephrem Rugiririza, JusticeInfo.Net
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