Four Arrested for Witness Tampering in ICC Case

Four men have been arrested for alleged witness tampering in the war crimes trial of former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba.

The International Criminal Court announced the arrests Sunday, saying the suspects bribed witnesses to give false testimony and presented evidence to the court that they knew to be false or forged.

The four include two members of Bemba’s legal team, lead counsel Aime Kilolo Musamba, arrested in Belgium; and case manager Jean-Jacques Mangenda…