Libya

Omar Al-Bashir, President of Sudan.  Photo: GovernmentZA via Flickr (CC).

4 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 5, 2015

President Bashir plans to travel to New York to address the UNGA: Sudanese President Hassan al-Bashir is planning on traveling to New York in September to speak at the United Nations, despite being indicted by… Read More ›

Armed pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine walk past next to the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Photo: EPA/ANASTASIA  VLASOVA via Bing (CC).

29 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 30, 2015

Doctors without Borders cites ongoing crimes and lack of resources in Yemen: On 29 July 2015, the humanitarian organization Doctors without Borders reported on the continuing war crimes being committed in Yemen and its severe… Read More ›

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28 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 29, 2015

ICC accuseds Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi and Abdullah Al-Senussi sentenced to death in Libya: Tuesday, 28 July 2015 in Tripoli nine senior members of the Qaddafi regime were sentenced to death in domestic proceedings that occurred… Read More ›

3 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 4, 2015

Libyan Court to issue war crimes judgment for Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, regime officials on July 28: The verdict of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, for war crimes is expected 28… Read More ›

21 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 22, 2015

German appeals court find evidence for addition charge in Rwandan Genocide case:  On 21 May 2015 the Bundesgerichtshof, the Federal Court of Justice of Germany, found on appeal that Onesphore Rwabukombe was actively involved in… Read More ›

18 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 18, 2015

UNSMIL reports war crimes of abductions, torture and murder: On 15 May 2015, the U.N. Support Mission in Libya released a statement finding that armed groups are responsible for war crimes in Libya.  Specifically, the UNSMIL… Read More ›

13 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 13, 2015

Bensouda says ICC Prosecution considering investigation into ISIS crimes in Libya: On Tuesday, 12 May 2015, Fatou Bensouda told the U.N. Security Council that the ICC Prosecutor’s Office was considering opening investigations into crimes committed… Read More ›

12 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 12, 2015

ICC’s first acquitted accused deported to DRC: Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui, formerly accused of war crimes, was deported back to the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Monday. Chui was acquitted by the ICC and filed for asylum… Read More ›