A choice-of-forum issue has arisen midstream in a provincial court trial in Angola
. Because one of the defendants was promoted to general (even though he is in detention), a question has arisen whether the case remains within the competence of the civilian court or must now be tried in a military court. The matter will be taken up by the Supreme Court, according to this article
. The case arose from the 2012 kidnapping and murder of two opponents of the Dos Santos government.
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