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Outside the ICC Building.  Photo: Alkan Boudewijn de Beaumont Chaglar via Flickr (CC)

22 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 22, 2015

HRW releases report detailing S. Sudan Government offensive and resulting human rights violations: On 21 July 2015, Human Rights Watch released a 42-page report finding South Sudanese government forces deliberately committed war crimes against civilians… Read More ›

Humanitarian needs still run high in Darfur, while agencies lack independent access. Photo: EU/ECHO via Flickr (CC)

1 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 6, 2015

ICC Prosecutor pledges continued effort in Sudan; UNSC renews Darfur mandate: Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda declared that the ICC was committed to bringing “independent and impartial justice” to the people of Darfur during a briefing… 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 ›

Fatou Bensouda

26 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 27, 2015

Palestinian authority present case file for ICC Prosecution’s preliminary examination: Palestinian Authority (PA) Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki and Palestinian official Mustafa Barghouti visited the ICC to present a case file of evidence to the ICC.… Read More ›

10 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 11, 2015

Former Commander, acquitted by ICTY and later sought by Belgrade Court, arrested near Geneva: On Wednesday, 10 June 2015, former Bosnian Muslim commander Naser Oric was arrested in compliance with a warrant issued last year… Read More ›

5 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 6, 2015

ICTY Prosecutor expects Karadzic and Seslj judgments in 2015: On 3 June 2015, ICTY Prosecutor Serge Brammertz addressed the United Nations Security Council and reported that he expects the trial judgments in the cases of… Read More ›

28 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 28, 2015

UN Kosovo Envoy says domestic war crimes court is essential: The creation of a robust special court to adjudicate suspected crimes in Kosovo is taking shape.  Recently, progress to establish the special court has increased due… Read More ›

26 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 26, 2015

ICTY Prosecutor to visit Belgrade: Chief Prosecutor of the ICTY, Serge Brammertz, is set to visit Belgrade in preparation of his biannual report to the United Nations Security Council. The Chief prosecutor of the ICTY must… Read More ›