[JURIST] Mauritania announced on Saturday that they have arrested former Libyan chief of intelligence Abdullah al-Senussi, who served under Muammar Gaddafi [JURIST news archive]. Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) [official website, in Arabic], the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website] and France have all requested custody of al-Senussi. The ICC issued arrest warrants [text, PDF] for al-Senussi in June on charges of murder and persecution for planning attacks on civilians during the Libya conflict [JURIST backgrounder], but he is also...

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