Gbagbo and Blé Goudé Case : Audio-visual programme, 31 August ““ 8 September 2016

Situation: Côte d`Ivoire Case: The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé

The trial in the case of The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé before the International Criminal Court (ICC) continued from 31 August to 8 September with the testimony of the fourteenth Prosecution witness, Mr Obeniere Marthelemy Ouattara.

Background: Laurent Gbagbo, former President of Côte d’Ivoire, was surrendered to the ICC on 30 November 2011 and he first appeared before the Pre-Trial Chamber on 5 December 2011. On 12 June 2014, Pre-Trial Chamber I confirmed, by majority, four charges of crimes against humanity (murder, rape, other inhumane acts or ““ in the alternative ““ attempted murder, and persecution) against Mr Gbagbo and committed him for trial before a Trial Chamber. Charles Blé Goudé , born on 1 January 1972 in Niagbrahio, Côte d’Ivoire, was surrendered on 22 March 2014 to the ICC by the national authorities of Côte d ´Ivoire following a warrant of arrest issued by the ICC on 21 December 2011. On 11 December 2014, Pre-Trial Chamber I confirmed four charges of crimes against humanity (murder, rape, other inhumane acts or ““ in the alternative ““ attempted murder, and persecution) against Mr Blé Goudé and committed him to trial before a Trial Chamber.

 Please find hereafter links to view and download an audio-visual programme (available in French) about those hearings.

Audio and video:   Please click on the link:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/gcpfa5ds3z9jyb9/160315_dans_la_salle_gbagbo_JitchI.mp4?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/gcpfa5ds3z9jyb9/160315_dans_la_salle_gbagbo_JitchI.mp4?dl=0

 

 

 

(Audio: French)

Source: ICC