[JURIST] The leaders of six West African nations urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website; JURIST backgrounder] to investigate war crimes in Mali [JURIST news archive] at a crisis summit on Saturday. Malian soldiers took control of the government [JURIST report] and suspended the constitution in March, and the fighting has since uprooted nearly 320,000 people. The leaders are asking the ICC "to proceed with necessary investigations to identify those responsible for war crimes and to take the necessary...

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