[JURIST] Fatou Bensouda [official profile], Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website] announced [press release] Tuesday that a preliminary investigation [report, PDF] into North Korean attacks on South Korea did not satisfy the Rome Statute [text] requirements necessary to initiate a full ICC investigation. The preliminary investigation was launched [press release, PDF] in 2010 in the wake of two North Korean attacks on the South: the sinking of a South Korean warship, the Cheonan [BBC report], on March...

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