Fatou Bensouda: ‘It’s about the law. It’s not about power’ | Curio

Fatou Bensouda: ‘It’s about the law. It’s not about power’

16 mins | Oct 5, 2020

Lunch with the FT: the ICC prosecutor on hunting war criminals and facing US sanctions. The International Criminal Court "investigates and, where warranted, tries individuals charged with the gravest crimes of concern to the international community." During Fatou Bensouda's tenure as its prosecutor, the court has taken a more active approach towards cases, widening its geographical scope but becoming enemies with Trump's administration. Talking to David Pilling from the Financial Times, they discuss why she believes multilateralism is not dead.

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