Victims

Hissene Habre.  Photo: afrofocus.com via Bing (CC).

27 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 28, 2015

Habre refuses newly appointed defense lawyers: On Tuesday, 25 August 2015, Former Chadian President Hissene Habre refused to meet his court-appointed lawyers at the prison of Cap Manuel in Dakar, claiming he did not know… Read More ›

20 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

20 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 21, 2015

ICC TC in Ruto case allows admission of recanted witnesses previous statements: Yesterday, 19 August 2015, ICC trial judges allowed the prosecution’s request for admission of recanted witness statements as evidence against Deputy President William Ruto.… Read More ›

Mural of Ratko Mladic.  Photo: Emmanuel in Europe via Bing (CC).

13 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 14, 2015

Mladic’s wife testifies to Gen. Mladic’s alibi during Srebrenica:  Bosilijka Mladic, the wife of former Bosnian-Serb military leader Ratko Mladic, testified at her husband’s war crimes trial at The Hague yesterday, 12 August 2015. She… Read More ›

Guantanamo Bay.  Photo: Aslan Media via Flickr (CC).

10 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 10, 2015

Kosovo passes laws to establish war crimes tribunal: Kosovo lawmakers have approved a law to set up a special war crimes court to assist with filing indictments against top wartime leaders and current politicians. The overnight vote,… Read More ›

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31 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 1, 2015

Palestinian Authority intend compliant to the ICC over arson attack killing 18 month old: Friday, 31 July Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said that his administration will submit a file on Israel to the ICC,… Read More ›

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

30 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 31, 2015

ECCC witness testifies that Samphan present at airport worksite:  The final witness concerning the Kampong Chhnang airport website, Khin Vat, gave her testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, yesterday 29 July… Read More ›

Armed pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine walk past next to the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Photo: EPA/ANASTASIA  VLASOVA via Bing (CC).

29 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 30, 2015

Doctors without Borders cites ongoing crimes and lack of resources in Yemen: On 29 July 2015, the humanitarian organization Doctors without Borders reported on the continuing war crimes being committed in Yemen and its severe… Read More ›

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 ›