December 18th, 2012
10:52 AM ET

International Criminal Court acquits man in 2003 Congo massacre

The International Criminal Court in The Hague has issued its first-ever acquittal, in a case involving war crime allegations in the Congo.

The court dismissed the case against Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui that claimed he was a militia leader responsible in the 2003 massacre of hundreds of villagers in Bogoro, Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  1. chrissy

    Any information on why???

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