Posted by: africanpressorganization | 28 June 2011

German Federal Minister Westerwelle on the arrest warrant for Muammar Gaddafi


 

 

German Federal Minister Westerwelle on the arrest warrant for Muammar Gaddafi

 

BERLIN, Germany, June 28, 2011/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The pre-trial chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague today issued international arrest warrants based on the ICC Rome Statute for Muammar Gaddafi, his son Saif Al-Islam and the chief of intelligence, Abdullah Al-Senussi, for crimes against humanity.

In this connection, Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement today (27 June):

“The decision of the International Criminal Court sends an unmistakable signal to dictators and their helpers that they are not above the law, but will be held responsible for their deeds.”

 

SOURCE 

Germany – Ministry of Foreign Affairs


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