Kenya

Ahmad Al-Faqi Al-Mahdi. Photo: maliweb.net via Bing.

5 May 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Prosecution appeals Seselj acquittal, ICC constitutes TC for Ongwen and Al-Mahdi, Ruto seeks investigation of OTP, and more

May 6, 2016

ICTY Prosecution appeals Seselj acquittal: The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) prosecution has asked the court to either overturn Serbian Radical Party leader Vojislav Seselj’s acquittal, correct claimed errors in the verdict… Read More ›

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

21 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Kenyan Government unwilling to transfer 3 to ICC; Kenya calls for ICC withdrawal; and Rwanda concerned over ICTR transfer to France

April 22, 2016

  Kenyan Government set to refuse transfer of 3 to ICC for contempt charges: The Kenyan Government in Nairobi said it will not transfer three people who are wanted by The ICC for contempt charges… Read More ›

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta.  Photo: pressenza.com via Bing (CC).

19 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS- Mladic witness Tomasica evidence, Int’l Children’s Court proposed, Tuol Sleng survivor testifies ECCC, ICC requests, Kenya refuses extradition of accused

April 20, 2016

Mladic Defense witness questions veracity of Tomasica evidence: Defense witness and pathologist Zoran Stankovic testified before the ICTY on Tuesday 19 April 2016 and questioned the evaluations carried out on the bodies exhumed from the… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Radovan Karadzic.  Photo: diggita.it via Bing (CC).

14 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Republika Srpska payments of accuseds’ expenses, Kenya victims appeal to High Court following ICC cases termination, Susjnar to be extradited to Sarajevo, and more

April 14, 2016

  Republika of Srpska to pay for Karadzic, Mladic, Stanisic and Zupljanin personal expenses in detention: Republika of Sprska will equally allocate 20,460 euros of public funds to four war crimes defendants to cover personal… Read More ›

Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: ecosocialojocritico.wordpress.com via Bing (CC).

13 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda defense on witness proofing, Serb general arrested in Kosovo, ECCC absent witness and more

April 14, 2016

Ntaganda defense raises issue of Prosecution witness proofing: Bosco Ntaganda’s lawyers contended that the ICC Office of the Prosecutor was going beyond acceptable levels of witness preparation with a witness, known as Witness P963, who… Read More ›

7 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC requests explanation for witness’s refusal to testify, and Prosecution and Defense make statements after Ruto and Sang cases terminated

7 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC requests explanation for witness’s refusal to testify, and Prosecution and Defense make statements after Ruto and Sang cases terminated

April 7, 2016

  ECCC President requests explanation of witness’s refusal to testify in Case 002/02: Testimony was not heard from witness “2-TCW-827” in Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Monday and Tuesday, due to… Read More ›

ICC Premanent 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 ›

Kenyan Deputy President, William Ruto. Photo: International Criminal Court via Flickr.

5 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Trial Chamber vacates charges against Ruto & Sang

April 6, 2016

ICC Trial Chamber vacates charges against Ruto & Sang: Tuesday, 5 April 2016 Trial Chamber V(A) of the International Criminal Court decided by majority that the charges against William Samoei Ruto and Joshua Arap Sang… Read More ›