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ICC: Lubanga: Witness Testifies to Bribing and Coaching

2010-03-08, The Hague, The Netherlands. A defence witness, a barber by profession, testifies that the OTP’s intermediary paid him to falsely testify that he was a child soldier, and organized ‘coaching sessions’ on what to say to the OTP investigators.

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2010/03/10 at 21:12

ICC: Lubanga: Sixth Defence Witness Testifies

2010-03-03, The Hague, The Netherlands. The sixth defence witness was testifying today at the Lubanga Trial. The witness testified to being a member of the UPC (the Union of Congolese Patriots) until 2003, when he joined  FAPC (Peoples’ Armed Forces of Congo). Most of the witness’ testify was in closed session. During the open session, the examination-in-chief by Lubanga’s defence counsel, Jean-Marie Biju-Duval, was centered about the witness’ relationship with his family.

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