- Prosecutors from the International Criminal Court (ICC) will begin conducting research into possible war crimes in Georgia . Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda complainant , the judges of the international court in The Hague to request authorization to open an investigation , the ICC reported Thursday .
Bensouda believes that there is sufficient evidence that crimes have been committed in August 2008 where the court is about. The ICC is an international court which genocide, crimes against humanity and investigates war crimes and tried as the local justice fails to do so or not kan.Het armed conflict between Georgia and Russia began on August 7, 2008 when Georgia was seeking one actually separated and Russia shielded Georgian region of South Ossetia to take.
Russia responded a day later with an invasion of Georgia . The unequal battle lasted five days and cost an estimated one thousand lives. Both parties made themselves according to Human Rights Watch guilty of crimes .