Rwanda

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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 ›

Zeid Raad al-Hussein. Photo: cronicadearagon.es via Bing (CC).

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 ›

ICTR.  Photo: yunusemrekose.com via Bing (CC).

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 ›

Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.  Photo: ECCC via Flickr (CC).

18 November 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – 3 arrested in Bosnia, Finland arrests Iraqi, ICTR archives, ECCC pledge, Yemen aid and ICC judicial independence

November 19, 2015

Three arrested in Bosnia for war crimes: On Tuesday, 17 November, Bosnian authorities arrested three persons suspected of war crimes committed during the 1992-95 Bosnian war.  Specifically, police commissioner Esef Huric, lawyer Ibro Merkez and… Read More ›

Opening statement in the contempt case against Al Jadeed S.A.L./NEW T.V. S.A.L (N.T.V) & Ms Karma Mohamed Tahsin Al Khayat - STL-14-05 - Defence team. Photo: Special Tribunal for Lebanon via Flickr (CC).

23 October 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 24, 2015

Karma al-Khayat appeals STL contempt verdict: On Wednesday, 21 October 2015, the defense team of Al-Jadeed executive, Karma al-Khayat, filed an appeal against the conviction by the STL for contempt of court. In the appeal… Read More ›

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

15 October 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 16, 2015

ICC gives SA more time to respond over Bashir visit: Yesterday, 15 October 2015, The International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague said that it is giving South Africa (SA) more time to explain why… Read More ›

Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia. Photo:  ECCC via Flickr (CC).

6 October 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 8, 2015

Katanga appears before ICC judges concerning sentence: Germain Katanga, who was sentenced to 12 years in prison by the ICC in 2014 for his role the February 2003 attack on the village of Bogoro in… Read More ›