ICC Resumes Trial of Kenyan Deputy President Ruto

The International Criminal Court has resumed the trial of Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto after letting him return home to deal with last week’s deadly militant attack on a Nairobi mall.

Ruto was back in court at The Hague on Wednesday for his trial on charges of crimes against humanity.

The trial began last month, with prosecutors alleging Ruto orchestrated ethnic violence after Kenya’s disputed 2007 presidential election. Both he and his co-defendant, radio executive Joshua …