September 13, 2013

Religious leaders rip Kenya vote to withdraw from world court

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Roman Catholic Archbishop Okoth of Kisumu Archdiocese and the chairperson of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops' Justice and Peace Commission, said the withdrawal will breed impunity and injure human-rights protection. Photos by Fredrick Nzwili

Roman Catholic Archbishop Okoth of Kisumu Archdiocese and the chairperson of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops' Justice and Peace Commission, said the withdrawal will breed impunity and injure human-rights protection. Photos by Fredrick Nzwili

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(RNS) The Roman Catholic Church and the National Council of Churches of Kenya view as “misguided” a parliamentary vote to withdraw from the International Court of Justice.

  • Daniel Berry, NYC

    Amazing. The Kenyan parliament rivals a republican congress for indecency.

  • Daniel Berry, NYC

    Did I say “indecency”? Let me change that to “egregious indecency.”