Balkans

ICTY accused, Radovan Karadzic.  Photo: diggita.it 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: zh.wikipedia.org 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 ›

19 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Botswana defends ICC as Al-  Bashir travels to Rwanda; ICTY rejects Croatian bid to become “friend of the  court”; International Crimes Tribunal sentences three more to death.

19 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Botswana defends ICC as Al- Bashir travels to Rwanda; ICTY rejects Croatian bid to become “friend of the court”; International Crimes Tribunal sentences three more to death.

July 20, 2016

  Botswana defends ICC as Al-Bashir travels to Rwanda: While members of the Rome Statute shall honor warrants issued by the International Criminal Court (ICC), so far six African members refused to arrest Sudanese President Omar… Read More ›

Bangladesh Supreme Court.  Photo: geolocation.ws via Bing (CC).

14 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Croatian WC trial and judgments expected in Bangladesh

July 15, 2016

Serbian paramilitary commander pleads not guilty in Croatian WC trial: On 13 July 2016, 61-year-old Dragan Wasiljkovic, also known as Daniel Sneddon, plead not guilty to the allegation that he committed ‘war crimes’ during the… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Goran Hadzic.  Photo: srbija.blog.hu via Bing (CC).

13 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTY accused Hadzic dies, ICC refers Uganda and Dijbouti over Bashir and US approves of Sri Lanka efforts

July 14, 2016

ICTY accused Goran Hadzic dies: Former leader of the Serb Croats Goran Hadžić has died at his home in Northern Serbia from brain cancer at the age of 57. Hadžić’s trial at the ICTY –… Read More ›

Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi.  Photo:  telegraph.co.uk via Bing (CC).

30 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – AC Judgment for Stanisic and Zupljanin, Gaddafi request to ICC, ECCC testimony on purges, and more

July 4, 2016

ICTY AC affirms TC Judgment against Stanisic and Župljanin: On 30 June 2016, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia affirmed the convictions of Mićo Stanišić, former Minister of the… Read More ›

14 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS  – Eritrea and Ethiopia spar over UN Report; border clashes ensue; ICC and UNESCO align to fight destruction of cultural heritage, a war crime; Habre, accused former Chadian Dictator, appeals Special African Chamber conviction; Final witnesses due in Mladic Trial; closing statements as early as the fall

14 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Eritrea and Ethiopia spar over UN Report; border clashes ensue; ICC and UNESCO align to fight destruction of cultural heritage, a war crime; Habre, accused former Chadian Dictator, appeals Special African Chamber conviction; Final witnesses due in Mladic Trial; closing statements as early as the fall

June 17, 2016

  Eritrea and Ethiopia spar over UN Report; border clashes ensue On 8 June 2016, the UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea released a report which found that the Eritrea has committed… Read More ›

ICTY building. Photo: ICTY photos via Flickr (CC)

10 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UNSC addressed by ICC OTP and ICTY / MICT President and Prosecutor

June 10, 2016

ICTY President Carmel Agius and ICTY / MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz address UNSC: Addressing the UN Security Council on 8 June 2016, ICTY President Carmel Agius stated that Serbia violated its cooperation agreement with the… Read More ›