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

30 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 31, 2015

ECCC witness testifies that Samphan present at airport worksite:  The final witness concerning the Kampong Chhnang airport website, Khin Vat, gave her testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, yesterday 29 July… Read More ›

Rios Montt trial in Guatemala City, Guatemala. May 9, 2013.  Photo: coolloud via Flickr (CC).

8 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 9, 2015

International judge at ECCC resigns: Mark Harmon, an ECCC international judge, resigned from the Extraordinary Chambers for personal reasons yesterday, Tuesday, 7 July 2015.  Harmon, from the United States, recently issued an arrest warrant for… Read More ›

22 October 2013 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 22, 2013

ICC Appeals Chamber to announce judgment on Ruto’s presence at trial: On Tuesday, 22 October 2013, the Appeals Chamber of the ICC announced that on Friday, 25 October 2013, it will deliver its judgment on… Read More ›

5 July 2013 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 5, 2013

5 July 2013 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS UN HR team scheduled to visit North Korea: On 5July 2013, it was announced that a team of UN human rights investigators will be holding a set… Read More ›

13 February 2013 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

February 13, 2013

Libya appeals ICC’s request for al-Senussi to be handed over: On 12 February 2013, the Libyan government appealed the ICC’s order that Abdulla al-Senussi, Muammar Gaddafi’s spy chief, was to be handed over to the… Read More ›

22 October 2012 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 22, 2012

Security Council holds Debate over ICC’s role:  On 17 October 2012, the UN Security Council held a debate on the role of the ICC in international peacekeeping.  This debate marked the first time that a… Read More ›

18 October 2012 — NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 19, 2012

ICC requests more support from UN Security Council, General Assembly: On Wednesday, International Criminal Court President Judge Sang-Hyun Song signaled the ICC’s need for stronger support from the UN Security Council and General Assembly. Citing… Read More ›

28 September 2012 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 29, 2012

Canadian Guantanamo detainee held since age 15 returned to Canada:  The youngest detainee to be held at Guantanamo Bay, Omar Khadr, has been released from the US’s detention facility in Cuba and flown to his… Read More ›