War Crimes

Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: ecosocialojocritico.wordpress.com via Bing (CC).

27 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda prosecution witness testimony, Mladic defense calls expert, ECCC testimony on S-21 and more

April 28, 2016

ICC Prosecution witness testifies on rebels arms civilians in Ntaganda trial: Witness P907, a former fighter with the Union of Congolese Patriots (UPC), said that commanders provided guns to civilians and encouraged them to pillage… Read More ›

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

25 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC OTP opens Preliminary Examination into Burundi and US Fed Crt allows Guantanamo ATS suit

April 26, 2016

ICC OTP opens preliminary examination into Burundi violence: The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) has made a decision to open a preliminary examination into the violence that escalated in Burundi since… Read More ›

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta.  Photo: pressenza.com via Bing (CC).

19 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS- Mladic witness Tomasica evidence, Int’l Children’s Court proposed, Tuol Sleng survivor testifies ECCC, ICC requests, Kenya refuses extradition of accused

April 20, 2016

Mladic Defense witness questions veracity of Tomasica evidence: Defense witness and pathologist Zoran Stankovic testified before the ICTY on Tuesday 19 April 2016 and questioned the evaluations carried out on the bodies exhumed from the… Read More ›

ICC Premanent Premises, The Hague.  Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

15 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Liberian man accused of war crimes arrested, and Nigeria pledge support for ICC probe

April 15, 2016

Liberian man accused of war crimes arrested in the US: On 13 April 2016 US officials indicted 49-year-old Liberian national and Pennsylvania resident Mohammed Jabbateh for failing to disclose crimes he allegedly committed in Liberia… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Radovan Karadzic.  Photo: diggita.it via Bing (CC).

14 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Republika Srpska payments of accuseds’ expenses, Kenya victims appeal to High Court following ICC cases termination, Susjnar to be extradited to Sarajevo, and more

April 14, 2016

  Republika of Srpska to pay for Karadzic, Mladic, Stanisic and Zupljanin personal expenses in detention: Republika of Sprska will equally allocate 20,460 euros of public funds to four war crimes defendants to cover personal… Read More ›

Germain Katanga.  Photo: scrapetv.com via Bing (CC).

8 April 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC approves domestic prosecution of Katanga, ICTY Pros to appeal Seselj acquittal and Germany arrests Syrian war crimes suspect

April 9, 2016

ICC Presidency approves DRC domestic prosecution of convicted Katanga: On 7 April 2016 the ICC Presidency approved the prosecution of Mr Germain Katanga by authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Presidency’s decision… Read More ›

ICC Premanent Premises, The Hague.  Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

6 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Palestinian delegation to visit ICC; reaction to Ruto / Sang case termination, Ntaganzwa first appearance

April 7, 2016

Palestinian delegation to travel to the Hague about ICC: A Palestinian committee which will follow up the submission to the ICC on the 2014 conflict met to review the reports about the meetings between its… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Goran Hadzic.  Photo: srbija.blog.hu via Bing (CC).

4 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Hadzic trial indefinitely postponed, NGO asks for Gov cooperation in extradition, and Hungarian war crimes convict dies

April 5, 2016

ICTY trial of Hadzic indefinitely halted: The United Nations war crimes tribunal decided to halt the trial of former Croatian Serb rebel leader Goran Hadzic indefinitely. His lawyer, Zoran Zivanovic, stated that the decision “was… Read More ›