Khaled Case

The Prosecutor v. Al-Tuhamy Mohamed Khaled

At large

Al-Tuhamy Mohamed Khaled

Libyan national, born in 1942 in the Janzour area of Libya, west of Tripoli. Alleged former Lieutenant General of the Libyan army and former head of the Libyan Internal Security Agency (ISA).

Charges: 4 crimes against humanity: imprisonment, torture, persecution, and other inhumane acts allegedly committed in Libya from 15 February 2011 until 24 August 2011; and 3 war crimes: torture, cruel treatment and outrages upon personal dignity allegedly committed in Libya from at least early March 2011 to 24 August 2011.

  • The warrant of arrest was issued under seal on 18 April 2013 and unsealed on 24 April 2017.

    Next steps: Until Al-Tuhamy Mohamed Khaled is arrested and transferred to the seat of the Court in The Hague, the case will remain in the Pre-Trial stage.

Pre-Trial Chamber I

Judge Péter Kovács (President Judge)
Judge Reine Alapini-Gansou
Judge Socorro Flores Liera

Office of the Prosecutor

Nazhat Shameem Khan, Deputy Prosecutor
Nicole Samson, Senior Trial Lawyer



Legal Representatives of the Victims


Investigations begin

OTP opens investigations in Libya, makes public announcement.


Arrest warrant issued