You can now read 10 articles each month for free on BostonGlobe.com.

The Boston Globe

World

Court mulls where Khadafy’s son should be tried

THE HAGUE — Libya said Tuesday that it should be allowed to prosecute one of Moammar Khadafy’s sons for crimes against humanity, but his lawyers objected, insisting the late ruler’s son cannot get a fair trial in a nation now run by those who toppled his father.

The diametrically opposed positions came at an International Criminal Court hearing that will go a long way to deciding whether Seif al-Islam Khadafy will be put on trial in Tripoli, Libya, or The Hague.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than $1 a week