ICTR

ICC Premanent Premises, The Hague. Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

21 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Jordan asked for more info on Bashir immunity, Ntaganzwa domestic trial presents witnesses, Burundi Commission of Inquiry report, and communication to ICC for Palestine P.E.

September 21, 2017

ICC asks Jordan for further information about immunities argument for Bashir: On 18 September, Pre-Trial Chamber II of the ICC issued a decision requesting Jordan to provide further information in relation to its failure to arrest… Read More ›

ICC Premanent Premises, The Hague. Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

5 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN Inquiry recommends ICC action of CAH in Burundi, Sri Lanka supports ambassador accused of WCs, US rejects appeal of ICTR genocidaire convict, and research conducted on rape motives.

September 6, 2017

UN Commission of Inquiry finds CAH in Burundi; recommends ICC action: On 5 September 2016, the UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi said it had “reasonable grounds to believe that crimes against humanity have been… Read More ›

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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 ›

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21 December 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Habre appeal on 9 Jan, UNSC extends ICTY, Rwandan genocide trial delayed, and UN on Colombian amnesty bill

December 21, 2016

Habre appeal to be heard on 9 Jan by Extraordinary African Chambers: The Extraordinary African Chambers – a special tribunal set up by Senegal and the African Union – will hear the appeal of former… Read More ›

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15 December 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – early release for two ICTR convicts, possible war crimes in Aleppo, and amnesty law in Colombia

December 15, 2016

MICT grants convicted Nahimana and Rukundo early release: On 14 December 2016, the UN’s Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) announced that Ferdinand Nahimana and Emmanuel Rukundo will be released early. The decisions in the… Read More ›

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2 November 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTR convict dies, ICC President addresses UNGA and Ntaganda decision on Rule 68 testimony

November 2, 2016

ICC President addresses UNGA on 2016 record and State participation: Delivering her annual report to the United National General Assembly on 31st October, ICC President Judge Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi insisted that State participation in… Read More ›

ICC Permanent Premises, The Hague.  Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

6 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Palestinian delegation to visit ICC; reaction to Ruto / Sang case termination, Ntaganzwa first appearance

April 7, 2016

Palestinian delegation to travel to the Hague about ICC: A Palestinian committee which will follow up the submission to the ICC on the 2014 conflict met to review the reports about the meetings between its… Read More ›

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8 January 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Transfer of Ntaganza to Rwanda delayed, Guatemala arrests 14 for CAH, Sri Lankan WC investigation to be planned and Ukraine to sue Russia at ICJ

January 8, 2016

Transfer of Ntaganzwa to Rwanda delayed by DRC authorities: The Congolese government has not decided whether it will extradite Genocide suspect Ladislas Ntaganzwa to Rwanda, yet. Ntaganzwa was arrested on 7 December 2015 in the… Read More ›