ICTR

Hissène Habré.  Photo: globalsolutions.org via Bing (CC).

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 ›

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

15 December 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTY AC orders retrial of Stanisic and Simatovic, ICTY issues final judgment, ECCC charges Meas Muth with genocide and more

December 16, 2015

ICTY AC overturns acquittal of Stanisic and Simatovic and order retrial: On Tuesday, 15 December 2015, an Appeals Chamber at the ICTY has ordered two Serbian former security officials, Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic, to… Read More ›

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11 December 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UNSC told to refer N Korea to ICC, Rwanda ready to try Ntanganzwa and regional government reacts to Bosnian Serb arrests

December 12, 2015

UN High Commissioner for HR tells UNSC to refer N Korea to ICC: UN Human Rights chief Zeid Raad al-Hussein told the Security Council at a meeting on Thursday that it is “essential” that the… Read More ›

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10 December 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTR fugitive arrested, Bosnia arrests 5 and ICTY President addresses UNSC

December 11, 2015

Ladislas Ntaganzwa, one of nine ICTR fugitives, arrested in DRC: Former Rwandan mayor, Ladislas Ntaganzwa, has been arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo for allegedly orchestrating the killings of tens of thousands of people during… Read More ›