Libya rejects International Court warrant for Gaddafi

By REUTERS
June 27, 2011 23:14

TRIPOLI - Libya dismissed a move by the International Criminal Court to issue an arrest warrant for leader Muammar Gaddafi on Monday, rejecting the authority of the tribunal.

"Libya ... does not accept the decisions of the ICC which is a tool of the Western world to prosecute leaders in the Third World," Justice Minister Mohammed Al-Qamoodi told a news conference in Tripoli.


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