Congo Warlord's War Crimes Trial Begins at International Court

Opening statements began Wednesday in the trial of Bosco Ntaganda, pictured, who fought with several armed groups and was once a general in the Congolese army.

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A Democratic Republic of Congo rebel leader went on trial at the International Criminal Court in the Hague, accused of war crimes including murder, rape, sexual slavery and employing child soldiers.

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