International Court - LRA - Extradition of Dominic Ongwen (January 20th 2015)

The court had issued an arrest warrant for him in 2005 for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
France congratulates the nations of the region and all the actors involved, whose cooperation led to the January 3rd arrest and subsequent extradition of Dominic Ongwen.

France welcomes the extradition, by Central African authorities, of Dominic Ongwen to the Netherlands, where he will be held accountable for his actions before the International Criminal Court.

The court had issued an arrest warrant for him in 2005 for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

France congratulates the nations of the region and all the actors involved, whose cooperation led to the January 3rd arrest and subsequent extradition of Dominic Ongwen.

This is a significant advance in the fight against the Lord’s Resistance Army and the fight against impunity.

Dernière modification : 11/10/2016

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