By Mathias Delori
Putin, the judges and the bomb
Like former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo and Sudanese dictator Omar al-Bashir, will Russia’s number one ever sleep in a cell at the International Criminal Court? By issuing an arrest warrant for Moscow’s strongman, the Hague-based institution is not only gambling with its credibility, but also its future.
Le Monde Diplomatique, May 2023, 2023