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Rwanda Genocide 1994.  Photo: rwanda-genocide.wikispaces.com via Bing (CC).

16 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Israel joins Rwanda to demand France acts on genocide suspects; Syrian Network for Human Rights denounces escalation in Eastern Ghouta; Group seeks UN intervention over El-Zakzaky’s continued detention; Mitrovic accused of war crimes released; Dutch arms dealer case postponed in wait of extradition documentation

January 16, 2018

Israel joins Rwanda to demand France acts on genocide suspects: On 15 January 2018, Israel joined Rwanda and six other countries in demanding that France “take active steps” to extradite suspects involved in the 1994 Rwandan… Read More ›

ICC accused, Dominic Ongwen.  Photo:  coalitionfortheicc.org via Bing (CC).

15 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ongwen defence alleges fair trial violations

January 16, 2018

Ongwen defence supplements submissions on fair trial violations: The Defence for Dominic Ongwen submitted an addendum on 10 January 2018 to its request for findings on fair trial violations. On 11 December 2017, the Defence… Read More ›

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12 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Karadzic requests participation in appeal hearing, and ICT Bangladesh death sentences

January 13, 2018

Karadzic makes request to participate in 2018 appeal hearing: 5 January 2018, former President of the Republika Srpska has made a request to participate in the appeal hearing of his case. The request concerns The… Read More ›

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11 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – IACHR finds right to same-sex marriage under the American Convention

January 11, 2018

Inter-American Court holds that American Convention includes rights on gender equality including right to same sex marriage:  On 9 January 2018, the Inter-American Court on Human Rights issued an Opinion on the scope of the American… Read More ›

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10 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC begins Bemba Appeal hearings, Israel warned of possible ICC investigation, and Germany arrests Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect

January 10, 2018

ICC begins Appeals hearing in Bemba case; defence says TC erroneously dismissed key evidence: On Tuesday, 9 January 2018, the first Appeals hearing in the case of The Prosecutor v. Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo took place… Read More ›

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9 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UNAMA preliminary findings on Kabul attack

January 9, 2018

UNAMA preliminary findings on Kabul attack: On 7 January 2018 the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) released its preliminary findings into the suicide attack in Kabul on 4 January. The attack resulted in the… Read More ›

Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.  Photo: ECCC via Flickr (CC).

8 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN funds to ECCC, and Bosnian indictment for CAHs

January 9, 2018

UN contributes 8 million USD to ECCC: In December 2017, the United Nations General Assembly pledged $8 million to support the international component of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia in 2018. Around 70% of… Read More ›

Former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori.  Photo: noticialocal.blogspot.com via Bing.

5 January 2018 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – warning on support for KRSJI and concern over Fujimori’s pardon

January 5, 2018

Kosovo warned against taking action to end KRSJI: On 4 January 2018, a statement was issued by France, Germany, Italy, the UK and the US urging leaders in Kosovo to not support an initiative to… Read More ›

Weekly video review

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

April 15, 2016 0 comments

In this week’s review, news about the ICC’s approval of domestic proceedings against Katanga, the ICTY prosecution to appeal Seselj judgment and Kenyan victims following the termination of the Ruto / Sang cases.

Friday Review – ICLMR & Justice Hub

Weekly IJ News Review – 15 December 2017

Weekly IJ News Review – 15 December 2017

December 15, 2017 0 comments

Weekly IJ News Review By ICL Media Review In this week’s review, news about France’s complicity in the Rwanda genocide, crimes against humanity in North Korea, the ICC Prosecutor address the UN Security Council on… Read More ›