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Democratic Republic of Congo rebel Bosco Ntaganda surrendered early Monday to the US embassy in Kigali and has asked to be sent to the International Criminal Court, a US official said Monday.

"I can confirm that Bosco Ntaganda... walked into the US embassy in Kigali this morning. He specifically asked to be transferred to the ICC in The Hague," US State Department told reporters.