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Mavi Marmara.  Photo: alresalah.ps via Bing (CC).

27 JULY 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 27, 2015

Prosecution files notice of appeal against decision ordering reconsideration of investigation into crimes on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla:  The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) chief Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, has filed a notice of appeal, appealing the… Read More ›

Outside the ICC Building.  Photo: Alkan Boudewijn de Beaumont Chaglar via Flickr (CC)

22 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 22, 2015

HRW releases report detailing S. Sudan Government offensive and resulting human rights violations: On 21 July 2015, Human Rights Watch released a 42-page report finding South Sudanese government forces deliberately committed war crimes against civilians… Read More ›

Djingarey Berre Mosque, Timbuktu, North of Mali.  Photo:  United Nations photo via Flickr, no changes (CC).

20 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 21, 2015

UN requests ICC probe of destruction of mausoleums in Mali: The United Nation’s cultural wing reported the destruction of precious mausoleums to the International Criminal Court (ICC). Irina Bokova, the organisation’s general director, told reporters… Read More ›

Kenyan High Court.  Photo: Ting Chen via Flickr (CC).

17 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 18, 2015

Bensouda refuses to appear before Kenyan court: ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda refused to appear before the Kenyan High Court after receiving a summons in a case aimed at revealing a list believed to have the… Read More ›

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

16 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 17, 2015

PTC asks Prosecution to reconsider decision not to open investigation into attack on Gaza Freedom Flotilla: On 17 July, the ICC Pre-Trial Chamber granted a request from the Government of the Union of the Comoros to… Read More ›

ICC Building. Photo: ekenitr via Flickr (CC)

14 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 15, 2015

Judge Raul Pangalangan sworn in at ICC: Raul Cano Pangalangan from the Philippines was sworn as the new judge of the ICC in at a ceremony held at the ICC on Monday 13 July 2015. Mr.… Read More ›

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13 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 13, 2015

Prosecution expert witness against Mladic says mass grave indicate ethnic cleansing: Polish demographer Ewa Tabeau, an expert witness in the trial of former Bosnia Serb army chief Ratko Mladic, has maintained this week that individuals… Read More ›

Photo: Iker Merodio via Flickr (CC).

10 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 12, 2015

Spanish judge opens CAH investigation against Basque separatist group, ETA: A Spanish judge opened a crimes against humanity investigation against Basque separatist group ETA after a complaint was filed by a number of victims’ associations.… Read More ›