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Kim Jong Un.  Photo:  jalfocea.com via Bing (CC).

13 December 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – IBA report on N. Korea crimes, Bensouda to UNSC on Darfur

December 14, 2017

IBA War Crimes Committee releases reports on CAH in N. Korea: On Tuesday, the International Bar Association (IBA) War Crimes Committee released its findings of an investigation into North Korean political prisons. The information in… Read More ›

Sudanese President, Omar Al-Bashir.  Photo: he.m.wikipedia.org via Bing (CC).

11 December 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Jordan found in non-compliance; referred to UNSC / ASP, and ASP elects new ICC judges

December 11, 2017

ICC PTC decides Jordan failed to cooperate with arrest of Bashir; refers Jordan to UNSC / ASP: On 11 December 2017, the ICC Pre-Trial Chamber delivered its judgment on Jordan’s non-compliance with the Court’s request… Read More ›

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27 November 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Prlic AC judgment due 27 Nov, call for ICC to prosecute Libyan slave trade, UN on killing of peacekeepers and US decision based on Palestinian ICC complaint

November 28, 2017

ICTY Appeals Judgment against Prlic expected on 29 Nov: At 10.00 on Wednesday 29 November 2017, the ICTY Appeals Chamber will rule in the appeal of six high-level leaders of the Bosnian Croat wartime entity Herceg-Bosna… Read More ›

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

4 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC cooperation request to Kazakhstan

September 4, 2017

ICC requests Kazakhstan cooperation on Bashir travel: The ICC Pre-Trial Chamber has requested the Republic of Kazakhstan to cooperate in the arrest and surrender of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir should he enter its territory. Al-Bashir… Read More ›

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

21 August 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTY drops contempt case against Ostojic, new evidence sought in S&S retrial, Iraq seeks UN assistance in crimes probe and Nigeria est human rights review mechanism

August 22, 2017

ICTY issues revised indictment order in contempt case after Jovo Ostojic’s death: On 17 August 2017, the ICTY Trial Chamber I issued a issued a Revised Order in Lieu of Indictment in the Jojic et… Read More ›

ICC Accused, Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: heconversation.com via Bing (CC).

14 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda testifies, Bemba appeals reparations experts, and Bensouda to UNSC on Darfur

June 14, 2017

Ntaganda testifies at ICC: Defendant Bosco Ntaganda took the stand today, 14 June 2017, in the case of The Prosecutor v. Bosco Ntaganda ongoing at the ICC. In advance of his client’s testimony, defense lawyer… Read More ›

ICTY building. Photo: ICTY photos via Flickr (CC)

8 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT – ICTY and MICT Prosecutor and President address UNSC, and ECCC makes decision on Case 002/02 extension

June 8, 2017

ICTY and MICT Prosecutor Brammertz addresses UNSC: On 7 June, Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) addressed the United Nations… Read More ›

Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi.  Photo:  telegraph.co.uk via Bing (CC).

9 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Prosecutor address UNSC on Libya

May 10, 2017

ICC Prosecutor addresses UN Security Council on Libya; raises crimes against migrants: On 9 May 2017, the ICC Prosecutor made a statement to the UN Security Council on the situation in Libya; noting with concern the… Read More ›