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ICC judges give prosecutors a week to strengthen or drop Kenyatta case

East Africa

by Reuters 0

Judges at the ICC rejected prosecutors' attempts to have the trial against Uhuru Kenyatta adjourned until they had enough evidence.

ICC judges gave prosecutors a week to strengthen or drop Kenyatta case

But rather gave prosecutors a week deadline to proceed or withdraw the charges.

(READ MORE: Kenyatta to attend ICC meeting as ordinary citizen)

Prosecutors at the court say Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, accused of orchestrating a wave of deadly violence in after 2007 elections, has used his political power to obstruct their investigation.

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