The Ocampo Affair A Former ICC Chief's Dubious Links

Luis Moreno Ocampo hunted the world's worst war criminals and brought them to trial at the International Criminal Court. But internal documents show that he allowed himself to be exploited by a Libyan to protect him from investigation and that he took money from the billionaire.
Luis Gabriel Moreno Ocampo, Argentine lawyer and the first Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

Luis Gabriel Moreno Ocampo, Argentine lawyer and the first Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

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A Gadhafi posted in 2011: The end of a dictator

A Gadhafi posted in 2011: The end of a dictator

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Prosecuter Ocampo during a session about Libya at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in June 2011: "We had to fix Libya."

Prosecuter Ocampo during a session about Libya at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in June 2011: "We had to fix Libya."

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Soldiers from the Libyan National Army, led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar

Soldiers from the Libyan National Army, led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar

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Map: ICC investigations around the world

Map: ICC investigations around the world

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