28 April 2013: ICT-2 Daily Summary – Charge Framing Order to be Issued Against Chowdhury Moinuddin and Ashrafuzzaman Khan

The Tribunal heard matters in the following cases:

  1. Chief Prosecutor vs. Chowdhury Moinuddin – Scheduling of Charge Framing Order
  2. Chief Prosecutor vs. Ashrafuzzaman Khan – Scheduling of Charge Framing Order

 Tribunal 2 was briefly in session today. They scheduled Thursday, 2 May 2013, for issuing the Charge Framing Orders against Chowdhury Moinuddin and Ashrafuzzaman Khan. Both are charged with the killing of Bangladeshi intellectuals during the eve of Bangladesh’s victory on 16 December 1971. The Prosecution submitted the proposed Formal Charge to the Tribunal on 25 April 2013. The 16 Charges allege the Accused killed at least 18 intellectuals between 10 December and 15 December 1971, amounting to Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity.

AIJI is in the process of obtaining copies of the Charge Framing Orders and will post them on our website once they are available.