Democratic Republic of Congo: Impact of the Rome Statute and the International Criminal Court (French)

01/01/2010
ICTJ; Mima Adjami, and Guy Mushiata
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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC or Congo) presents a critical test for the International Criminal Court (ICC). All of the accused in current ICC trials are from DRC. This paper addresses the Court’s role in DRC regarding complementarity, peace, justice, victims, and affected communities.