ECCC

Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic.  Photo: balkaninsight.com via Bing.

29 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – MICT testimony on control over crim enterprise in Stanisic and Simatovic retrial, KRSJI Rules approved and Cambodia Legal Doc Centre opened

June 29, 2017

MICT hears testimony that alleged joint enterprise of Milosevic with Stanisic and Simatovic did not command Serbs outside Serbia: On 28 June, Prosecution witness John Wilson testified in front of the judges of the Mechanism for… Read More ›

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

28 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC closing remarks from accused, and UN on dropping CAH charges against DRC accuseds

June 29, 2017

ECCC accused, Samphan, gives closing remarks; Chea does not attend: In Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan drawing to a close at the ECCC, former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan delivered… Read More ›

26 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Dutch liability for Srebrenica deaths and ECCC investigation ended

26 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Dutch liability for Srebrenica deaths and ECCC investigation ended

June 28, 2017

Dutch court finds Dutch Government partially responsible for 350 deaths at Srebrenica: A Dutch appeals court largely upheld a 2014 domestic ruling finding the Netherlands (NL) responsible for the deaths of 350 Bosnian Muslim men in… Read More ›

Augustine Ngirabatware.  Photo: presstv.com via Bing.

21 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – MICT grants review of Ngirabatware conviction; Chea closing arguments; submissions on reparations in Al-Mahdi case, and conviction of MICT judge in Turkey

June 22, 2017

MICT grants review of conviction of Ngirabatware before ICTR: The UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) has granted a request for review of the ICTR judgment in the case of The Prosecutor v. Augustin… Read More ›

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

19 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – OTP statement on Gaddafi and Al-Tuhamy, ICC decision on SA and Bashir, and ECCC Pros call for life for Samphan and Chea

June 20, 2017

OTP says Gaddafi son, Saif, and Al-Tuhamy must be transferred to ICC:  In a statement issued on 14 July 2017, the ICC Office of the Prosecutor called for the immediate arrest and transfer to The… Read More ›

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

8 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT – ICTY and MICT Prosecutor and President address UNSC, and ECCC makes decision on Case 002/02 extension

June 8, 2017

ICTY and MICT Prosecutor Brammertz addresses UNSC: On 7 June, Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) addressed the United Nations… Read More ›

ICC indicted, Joseph Kony. Photo: shroomery.org via Bing (CC).

22 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN unveils report suggesting S. Sudanese troops killed hundreds of civilians; AU requests international support in fight against Kony in C. African Republic; ECCC Co-prosecutors urge life sentence in lead up to closing arguments

May 22, 2017

UN unveils report suggesting S. Sudanese troops killed hundreds of civilians: A report by the Human Rights Division of the UN Mission in South Sudan and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human… Read More ›

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

19 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC victims’ closing brief and statement from Mladic defence on provisional release

May 19, 2017

ECCC victim submit closing brief in case against Chea and Samphan:  In the case against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan before the ICC, victims acting as a civil party have submitted their closing brief.  The… Read More ›