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Mariette Le Roux

Mariette Le Roux

    It's only natural for us to lead Tunisia, says Ennahda
    It's only natural for us to lead Tunisia, says Ennahda
    Tunisia's moderate Islamist Ennahda party says it will form a new government within a month, as early results give it a commanding lead in the Arab...
    Mladic: 'I defended my people'
    Mladic: 'I defended my people'
    Wartime Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic on Friday denounced genocide and war-crimes charges against him as "obnoxious", claiming he was...
    Charles Taylor's war crimes trial closes
    Charles Taylor's war crimes trial closes
    Liberian ex-president Charles Taylor's trial for arming Sierra Leone rebels who paid him in blood diamonds closed on Friday with prosecutors urging...
    Taylor war-crimes trial enters final phase
    Taylor war-crimes trial enters final phase
    The lawyer of former Liberian president Charles Taylor on Wednesday dismissed his war-crimes trial as a political conspiracy and said Libya's...
    Spotlight on Naomi Campbell in war-crimes trial
    Spotlight on Naomi Campbell in war-crimes trial
    The spotlight in Charles Taylor's war crimes trial shifts on Thursday to supermodel Naomi Campbell when she testifies about an uncut diamond he...
    Netherlands goes World Cup crazy
    Netherlands goes World Cup crazy
    Dutch football fans scrambled on Wednesday for pricey, last-minute tickets to South Africa as the country went football crazy after reaching the...
    Sudan rebel leaders surrender to ICC
    Sudan rebel leaders surrender to ICC
    Two Sudan rebel leaders surrendered to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague on Wednesday to answer to accusations of war crimes in...
    ICC to rule on al-Bashir warrant this week
    ICC to rule on al-Bashir warrant this week
    The International Criminal Court (ICC) will announce on Wednesday whether it will issue a warrant for the arrest of Sudanese President Omar...
    Witness retracts evidence at DRC war-crimes trial
    Witness retracts evidence at DRC war-crimes trial
    The first witness at the International Criminal Court's (ICC) inaugural war-crimes trial retracted his testimony on Wednesday after saying he was a...
    Mbeki botched legacy over Zim, analysts say
    Mbeki botched legacy over Zim, analysts say
    South African President Thabo Mbeki's failure to criticise neighbouring Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe has weakened his international stature,...
    SA battles national identity crisis
    SA battles national identity crisis
    A draft loyalty pledge has plunged South Africa into a new identity crisis as it mulls its common values 14 years after discarding apartheid to...
    Rainbow nation wrestles with race
    Rainbow nation wrestles with race
    South Africa has been plunged into a fresh debate over the racial make-up of its sports teams 14 years after the country emerged from apartheid...