Situation: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Case: The Prosecutor vs. Thomas Lubanga Dyilo
Public Hearing: First Appearance before the Pre-Trial Chamber I of Mr Thomas Lubanga Dyilo
Date: Monday 20 March, 2006
Seating schedule: From 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Hearing schedule: 4 p.m.
Venue: Courtroom I, D-Wing on Regulus Weg, Seat of the Court, The Hague
All journalists wishing to cover the hearing are kindly requested to confirm attendance: e-mail address: [email protected] or fax it to + 31 (0)70 515 8408.
Subject to confirmation, the Pre-Trial Chamber I will authorise this office to grant accreditation to a pool of photographers.
Photographers will be allowed by the judges to take pictures only for one minute before the public hearing starts.
Schedule: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
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Location: at the corner of Regulus Weg and Wegastraat
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Date/Time: 20 March from 3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Location: ICC Lobby, D-Wing on Regulus Weg, Seat of the Court
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Press matters about the Court please contact Ernest Sagaga at +31 (0)64644810
Public hearing issues: contact Claudia Perdomo +31 (0)625221177