News of the day

14 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

British human rights lawyer Karim Khan was elected on Friday as the new prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, a politically daunting position whose incumbent was slapped with US sanctions. Khan, 50, previously led a special UN probe into crimes by the Islamic State extremist group in which he pressed for a trial on the lines of Nuremberg for Nazi war criminals.


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