ICC excuses Kenyatta from continuous presence at trial: statement

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Judges at the International Criminal Court on Friday excused Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta from "continuous presence" at his impending trial for crimes against humanity.

The decision was adopted by majority, with Presiding Judge Kuniko Ozaki dissenting, the ICC said in a statement. Kenyatta's trial is due to start on Nov 12.

(Reporting by Drazen Jorgic; editing by Andrew Roche)