ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda. via Bing (CC).

26 October 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Gambia ICC withdrawal, ECCC testimony on forced marriage and cricitism of Republic Srpska for awards

October 26, 2016

Gambian Minister announces withdraw from ICC: Gambia has announced its intention to withdraw from the International Criminal Court. Information Minister Sheriff Bojang has accused the ICC of ignoring the war crimes of the West –… Read More ›

Mavi Marmara.  Photo: Yasin Onat via Flickr (CC).

19 October 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Bashir and Russia, Mavi Marmara victims fear case dismissal, Croatia indicts Djukic

October 20, 2016

Bashir to visit Russia despite ICC arrest warrant: The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that President Omar Al-Bashir will travel to Russia to discuss mutual cooperation and coordination in international forums; the two… Read More ›

ICC accused, Dominic Ongwen.  Photo: International Criminal Court via Flickr.

7 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ongwen Pre-trial briefs, ECCC defense request docs, and Kosovo Tribunal Prosecutor appointed

September 8, 2016

Pre-trial briefs submitted in Ongwen case: On 6 September the ICC’s Office of the Prosecutor and the Victims (represented by the Common Legal Representative) filed respective pre-trial briefs in accordance with the Trial Chamber IX’s… Read More ›

Vojislav Seselj. Photo: via Bing (CC).

31 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Appeal of Seselj acquittal and final appeal on ICT-B death sentence

September 1, 2016

ICTY Prosecution appeals acquittal of Seselj: Following the acquittal of Serbian Radical Party leader Vojislav Seselj of all nine war crime and crime against humanity charges against him in March, the ICTY’s Office of the… Read More ›

Juba, South Sudan.  Photo: Steve Evans via Flickr (CC).

8 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN HR Commissioner report of killings, sexual violence in South Sudan, UNCAT concerns over reprisals in Burundi, ICTY to establish information centres and alleged former Serbian rebel arrested for war crimes

August 9, 2016

UN HR Commissioner reports killings, sexual violence in S. Sudan clashes: According to the findings of a preliminary UN investigation into the latest outbreak of violence in South Sudan, the Government security forces carried out killings… Read More ›

Ljubomir Borovcanin.  Photo: via Bing.

3 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Borovcanin early release, UNSMIL warns of WC and CAH and Serbia rejects ICTY request

August 4, 2016

Borovcanin released from prison after 2/3 of ICTY sentence served for Srebrenica: The UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals has confirmed that ex-Deputy Commander of the Serb Bosnian police Ljubomir Borovcanin has been released from… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Radovan Karadzic.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

27 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Complaint of Palestinian torture, Karadzic Notice of Appeal, refugee camp company advised on CAH, Kosovo mass graves and more

July 27, 2016

NGOs file complaint with ICC OTP over torture by Palestinian security services: The International Forum for Democracy and Human Rights (IFDHR) and the Arab Organisation for Human Rights in the UK (AOHRUK) have filed a… Read More ›

United Nations General Assembly.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

20 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC involved in UN debate on HR, EU funding for ECCC and EU insists on Serbia cooperation with WC

July 21, 2016

ICC President of the Assembly participates in UN GA debate on HR: The President of the ICC’s Assembly of State Parties, H.E. Mr. Sidiki Kaba of Senegal, participated in the high-level thematic debate on human… Read More ›