Mokom Case

The Prosecutor v. Maxime Jeoffroy Eli Mokom Gawaka

Mokom Case
Case closed

Maxime Jeoffroy Eli Mokom Gawaka

National of the Central African Republic. Alleged former National Coordinator of Operations of the Anti-Balaka.

Arrest warrant: issued under seal on 10 December 2018

​Charges: Directing attacks against the civilian population (as a war crime) murder (as a war crime and a crime against humanity), rape (as a war crime and crime against humanity), directing attacks against buildings dedicated to religion (as a war crime), destruction of property (as a war crime), pillage (as a war crime), deportation and forcible transfer (as a war crime and a crime against humanity), severe deprivation of personal liberty (as a crime against humanity) and persecution (as a crime against humanity). On 17 October 2023, Pre-Trial Chamber II terminated the proceedings in the case following the Prosecution’s notice of withdrawal of the charges against Mr Mokom.

Pre-Trial Chamber II

Judge Rosario Salvatore Aitala (President Judge)
Judge Tomoko Akane
Judge Sergio Gerardo Ugalde Godínez

Office of the Prosecutor

Karim A. A. Khan
Mame Mandiaye Niang
Leonie von Braun


Philippe Larochelle

Legal Representatives of the Victims

Abdou Dangabo Moussa
Marie-Edith Douzima-Lawson
Yaré Fall
Elisabeth Rabesandratana