Belgium to take in ex-Ivory Coast president Gbagbo
Belgium has agreed to take in former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo following his acquittal at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, a foreign ministry spokesman told AFP Saturday.
Ivory Coast's Gbagbo to fight detention at Hague court
Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo will on Friday appeal against his continued detention at the International Criminal Court following his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity.
Ivory Coast's Gbagbo seeks immediate release from ICC
Defence lawyers sought Ivorian ex-president Laurent Gbagbo's immediate release by the International Criminal Court on Thursday following his acquittal over post-election violence.
ICC halts release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo
The International Criminal Court on Wednesday dashed Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo's hopes of a swift release following his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity.
'Fake reality' at Ivory Coast ex-leader's ICC trial
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo must be freed by the International Criminal Court because his trial for crimes against humanity has descended into "fake reality", his lawyers said Monday.
Gbagbo son gets jail term in Ivory Coast for 'false news'
Michel Gbagbo, son of Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo, was sentenced Friday to six months' jail and a fine for "complicity in disclosing false news", his lawyer said.
ICC judges to rule on release of Ivory Coast ex-leader Gbagbo
War crimes judges will rule Wednesday whether former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo can be released from prison for the rest of his trial on charges arising from deadly election violence that rocked his nation in 2010.
Reggae star Alpha Blondy calls for general amnesty in Ivory Coast
The star goes as far as calling for the release of former president Laurent Gbagbo, currently on trial at the international criminal court in The Hague, because, he argues, "it's like the country is on trial".