Kinshasa residents celebrate Bemba’s acquittal – Kinshasa Video

It was celebration galore on the streets of DRC’s capital Kinshasa as residents welcomed the International Criminal Court’s decision on former VP Jean Pierre Bemba.

The ICC on Friday overturned his conviction of an 18-year sentence over war crimes and crimes against humanity.

“I cry with joy because Jean-Pierre Bemba was a dead man. He’s just resurrected. I strongly believed in the release of Jean-Pierre Bemba”, said a resident of Kinshasa.

Bemba was found guilty in 2016 of crimes committed…

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