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    Russia's Non-Participation in ICC Rome Statute Explained by National Interests

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    Russia’s decision to not take part in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is explained by national interests, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday.

    MOSCOW(Sputnik) – Earlier in the day, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an order on Russia’s non-participation in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.

    "This is a position which the country assumed being guided by national interests," Peskov told reporters.

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