Envoy to push for end to Uhuru, Ruto cases
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto announce Cabinet members at State House, Nairobi on April 23, 2013. Kenya's request is said to have elicited support from at least five of the council's 15 members. China and Russia are among the council's five permanent members.
In a 13-page letter, Kenya aims to rally the UN council to urge the International Criminal Court to end its proceedings against President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto. Ambassador Macharia Kamau told the Nation that the country expects to present its arguments while Togo holds the rotating presidency of the Security Council this month.
Togo could invite Kenya to speak to the council as early as this week, the ambassador added.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Daily Nation