Sudan

Mavi Marmara.  Photo: alresalah.ps via Bing (CC).

27 JULY 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 27, 2015

Prosecution files notice of appeal against decision ordering reconsideration of investigation into crimes on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla:  The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) chief Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, has filed a notice of appeal, appealing the… Read More ›

Juba, South Sudan.  Photo: Steve Evans via Flickr (CC).

23 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 23, 2015

HRW report says S. Sudan troops committed war crimes against civilians:  On Wednesday 22 July 2015, Human Rights Watch (HRW) released a report finding that crimes were committed by the S. Sudanese army and its allies. Potentially… Read More ›

Fatou Bensouda

30 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 3, 2015

ICC Prosecutor confronts UNSC on ensure justice in Sudan: On Monday 29 June, 2015 ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda called on the United Nations to take action to ensure justice for “long-suffering victims of atrocity crimes”… Read More ›

29 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

29 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 29, 2015

ICC refers Sudan to UNSC over non-cooperation on Hussein warrant: On 26 June 2015, the Pre-Trial Chamber II of the International Criminal Court (ICC) found that the State of Sudan has failed to arrest Abdel… Read More ›

25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 25, 2015

ICC ASP elects new judge from the Philippines:  At the fourteenth plenary meeting, the Assembly of State Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) elected Raul Cano Pangalangan (Group of Asia-Pacific States,… Read More ›

18 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 18, 2015

Amnesty accusing SA of betraying Darfur victims over Bashir:  Amnesty International is calling the South African government’s failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir a betrayal to the victims of the alleged crimes committed by… Read More ›

15 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 16, 2015

ICC indicted Bashir leaves SA after judge order conditional restriction on exit: After a South African judge provisionally ordered that President Omar al-Bashir not leave the country due to the outstanding International Criminal Court (ICC)… 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 ›