Trump admin revokes visa of International Criminal Court prosecutor pursuing Afghan war crimes | TheHill

Trump admin revokes visa of International Criminal Court prosecutor pursuing Afghan war crimes | TheHill

The Trump administration revoked the visa of International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda following her inquiry into possible war crimes committed by U.S. forces in Afghanistan.

Bensouda’s office confirmed the revocation in a statement on Friday, in which the office also emphasized that the chief prosecutor “has an independent and impartial mandate under the Rome statute,” ICC’s founding treaty, The Associated Press reports.

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