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The Central African Republic

SPC indicts an army commander for crimes against

The Special Criminal Court, set up to judge human rights violations in the country, announced in a statement the charge against Vianney Semndiro. This still active soldier was recently arrested. Vianney Semndiro is on trial for various crimes, including murder and enforced disappearances, committed between 2009 and 2013 when, under the presidency of François Bozizé, he was in charge of the military prison in Bossembele, at the time nicknamed "Guantanamo" because of abuses committed there. His arrest and the prospect of…

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