ECCC

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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 ›

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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 ›

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28 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS: UN HR Commissioner Report calls for transitional justice, war crimes prosecutions in Sri Lanka; HRW encourages inquiries into former U.S., French involvement in Habre’s rise to power; Duch Testimony concludes at ECCC

June 29, 2016

UN HR Commissioner Report calls for transitional justice, war crimes prosecutions in Sri Lanka The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights issued a report calling for the prosecution of war crimes and the protection of… Read More ›

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27 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – S-21 ECCC testimony

June 27, 2016

S-21 prison administrator testifies before ECCC: On June 3, a former administrator at the infamous S-21 security centre in Phnom Penh testified before the Khmer Rouge tribunal. Witness Sous Thy, who was in charge of… Read More ›

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23 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Duch testimony at ECCC

June 24, 2016

Duch continues testimony at the ECCC: Former S-21 prison chief Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Duch, continued his testimony for Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, which saw heated questioning from the… Read More ›

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17 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Duch ECCC testimony, Mladic witness cross examined, UN Report on ISIS crimes against Yazidis and PEV victims app to ICC

June 17, 2016

Further testimony of Duch before ECCC: In Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, former chief of Khmer Rouge S-21 prison Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Duch, continued his testimony for the sixth… Read More ›

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16 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Habre seeks unconditional release, Duch testimony on Chea and Samphan, and Chea defence request on witness summons

June 17, 2016

Habre requests unconditional release after filing appeal: On 13 June 2016, lawyers for convicted Hissene Habre requested that Senegalese President Macky Sall call for Habre’s unconditional release within 48 hours, claiming that his trial had… Read More ›

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9 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC testimony from Duch and CAH in Eritrea

June 10, 2016

Former ECCC accused, Duch, testifies: On 7 June 2016, former ECCC accused Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Duch, returned to the ECCC to give testimony in the second portion of Case 002/01. The former… Read More ›