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The former warlord once known as "Simba" rose to his feet at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, at the end of an hour-long summary of the charges and findings against him.
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Opening statements were set to begin Friday in the court-martial of an Army general accused of sexually assaulting a captain under his command with whom he had a three-year affair.
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In this photo taken Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, a visitor rolls a marijuana joint in coffee shop Mississippi in Maastricht, southern Netherlands.
Syria will miss a major deadline next week in the programme to destroy its chemical weapons production facilities, sources at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said on Thursday.
The evening celebration gets underway at 7 p.m., offering well-wishers a chance to browse vintage and photo galleries highlighting the early years of Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church.
The International Criminal Court passes judgment on alleged Congo warlord Germain Katanga on Friday in a key test of the prosecutors' ability to bring solid cases and win convictions at the Hague-based tribunal.
"These girls going to Syria will end up in prostitution ." Without hesitation Rachma el Hamdaoui of the The Hague Mother and Daughter Foundation explains the greatest fear of parents of prospective jihad brides.
Cynthia Tai, a deputy prosecuting attorney, is seen during a hearing before the International Criminal Court in this still photo taken from an ICC video.
On the morning of August 2, 1991, Anna Musu Sherman fled fighting and famine in Liberia's capital, but she couldn't outrun fear.
Georgia hosted a round table in Tbilisi on the preparation for the summit on nuclear security and the role of Georgia in the nonproliferation of nuclear weapons with the support of the Netherlands Embassy in the country.
In the late '30s and early '40s, the art expert from The Hague led scholars in the discovery of Dutch master Johannes Vermeer's early religious period.
Syria is stonewalling members of the global chemical weapons watchdog and refusing to seriously negotiate on the destruction of its facilities used to produce poison gas, the U.S. envoy to the United Nations said on Wednesday.
The United States and China disagreed over Japan's plutonium stocks at a U.N. nuclear agency meeting on Wednesday, with Washington saying it did not share Beijing's concern about the sensitive issue, diplomats said.
A woman cooks in a home for elderly people in Amsterdam. Amid Europe's debt crisis, the Netherlands is encouraging volunteerism to help offset welfare costs.
Seventy years ago this Saturday, Stan Stanley's B-24 bomber was hit by enemy fire during a raid on Berlin.
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
Evidence shows chemical weapons used in two attacks came from the Syrian government's stockpiles, a panel of U.N. investigators said Wednesday in a new report that needled world powers as deserving some of the blame for the country's atrocities because of their inaction.