Court received 1.17 million war crimes claims from Afghans

  • Abdul Wadood Pedram of the Kabul-based Human Rights and Eradication of Violence Organization gives an interview on Feb. 8 in Kabul, Afghnistan. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)

KABUL, Afghanistan — Since the International Criminal Court began collecting material three months ago for a possible war crimes case involving Afghanistan, it has gotten a staggering 1.17 million statements from Afghans who say they were victims.