Congo's Ntaganda to appear in war crimes court March 26

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Congolese war crimes suspect Bosco Ntaganda will make his first appearance before the International Criminal Court on March 26, the court said in a statement on Friday.

Judges will use the morning hearing to verify his identity. Ntaganda handed himself in to the United States embassy in the Rwandan capital Kigali on Monday.

(Reporting By Thomas Escritt; Editing by Andrew Heavens)