Jacques Verges and former French foreign minister Roland Dumas have offered to represent Libyan families that have fallen victim to NATO strikes against Sarkozy, AFP reported.
"The two lawyers filed a complaint in the French courts in the name of the Libyan families," a Libyan justice ministry official Ibrahim Boukhzam said.
Verges denounced a French state led by "hoodlums and killers," adding that he and Dumas were "going to break the wall of silence." ... plus
Lawyers to sue Sarkozy for war-crimes over Libya campaign, Tripoli press conference
Lawyers to sue Sarkozy for war-crimes over Libya campaign,
Tripoli press conference, Jun 8 2011
TWO French lawyers Jacques Verges and Roland Dumas plan to initiate legal proceedings against French President Nicolas Sarkozy for crimes against humanity over the NATO-led military campaign in Libya.
Lawyers are going to file a complaint in the French courts in the name of the Libyan families.... plus