The First Sitting Head of the State to Be Charged with "War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity" by the International Criminal Court is - Current Affairs Including General Knowledge

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The first sitting Head of the State to be charged with "War  crimes and crimes against humanity" by the International  Criminal Court is

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  • President Manuel Zelaya of Honduras

  • President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan

  • President Siad Barre of Somalia

  • President Martin Torrijos of Panama

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Solution

The first sitting Head of the State to be charged with "War  crimes and crimes against humanity" by the International  Criminal Court is President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan

Explanation:

Omar al-Bashir was indicted on 4 March 2009 on five counts of crimes against humanity and two counts of war crimes with regard to the situation in Darfur, Sudan.

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