Britain Invites ICC-Indicted Kenyan Leader to London

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, who is facing trial at the Hague for crimes against humanity, has been invited to attend a conference on Tuesday in Britain.

The invitation marks a possible change in policy by Britain, which previously said it would have only “essential contact” with Mr. Kenyatta because of the charges.

The conference in London will focus on Somalia, where Kenya has about 5,000 troops as part of an African force fighting the militant group al-Shabab.

The British …