BREAKING: ICC issues arrest warrant for Putin over ‘war crimes’ in Ukraine
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued an arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin over the unlawful deportation of children from Ukraine to Russia.
In a press statement on Friday, the ICC said the warrant became necessary following the applications submitted by the prosecution on February 22, 2023.
It said Putin bears individual criminal responsibility for the crimes committed in Ukrainian territory from February 24, 2022. (The Cable)