Libya

Former ICC Prosecutor, Luis Moreno Ocampo.  Photo: hellaheaven-ana.blogspot.com via Bing (CC).

6 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC responds to Ocampo allegations

October 8, 2017

ICC issues statement responding to allegations concerning Ocampo and Libya: October 5th 2017, the International Criminal Court, and the Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda published statements addressing allegations made in late September against former Prosecutor of the… Read More ›

Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al Werfalli.  Photo: akhbarlibya.net via Bing (CC).

14 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT – Bensouda renews call for Al-Werfalli arrest

September 14, 2017

ICC Prosecutor renews call for arrest of Libyan accused, Al-Werfalli: On 13 September, ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda renewed her call for the immediate arrest of Libyan national Mahmoud al-Werfalli. On 15 August, Pre-Trial Chamber I… Read More ›

Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al Werfalli.  Photo: akhbarlibya.net via Bing (CC).

25 August 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC AC on Bemba et al leave to reply and ICC requests cooperation as Al-Werfalli arrested in Libya

August 28, 2017

ICC requests cooperation in arrest of Libyan accused as reports say Al-Werfalli arrested and investigated in Libya: On August 15 2017, the ICC’s Pre-Trial Chamber released the arrest warrant Mahmoud al-Werfalli. The ICC is requesting for… Read More ›

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15 August 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC new Libya arrest warrant

August 15, 2017

ICC issues arrest warrant against Al-Werfalli for Libya war crimes: On 15 August 2017, Pre-Trial Chamber I of the ICC issued a public arrest warrant against Libyan national, Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al-Werfalli, for the war crime of murder… Read More ›

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

1 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Stanisic & Simatovic to surrender and start retrial, not guilty plea at EULEX trial, OHCHR report on CAH in CAR, extradition for charge on killings in Ukraine, and Saif Gaddafi’s continued detention

June 1, 2017

Stanisic and Simatovic ordered to Hague detention unit by 30 May for 13 June retrial start: The ICTY has ordered former Serbian state security officials Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic to surrender to the UN detention unit… Read More ›

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26 April 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC unseals warrant against Gaddafi era Interior Security Chief:

April 26, 2017

ICC unseals warrant against Gaddafi era Interior Security Chief: On 24 April 2017 the ICC’s Pre-Trial Chamber I unsealed an arrest warrant issued on 18 April 2013 for the Internal Security Department chief of former… Read More ›

Child Soldier in the DRC.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

23 February 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC dismisses case against Im Chaem, ICC victim observations on Ntaganda jurisdiction question, and UN report on unfair Libyan trial of Saif Gaddafi

February 24, 2017

ECCC Co-investigating judge dismisses Case 004/01 against Im Chaem: On 22 February, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) dismissed Case 004/01 against former district leader Im Chaem on the grounds that she was not… Read More ›

Ljubomir Borovcanin.  Photo: en.rfi.fr via Bing.

3 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Borovcanin early release, UNSMIL warns of WC and CAH and Serbia rejects ICTY request

August 4, 2016

Borovcanin released from prison after 2/3 of ICTY sentence served for Srebrenica: The UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals has confirmed that ex-Deputy Commander of the Serb Bosnian police Ljubomir Borovcanin has been released from… Read More ›