Witnesses

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 ›

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 ›

Djingarey Berre Mosque, Timbuktu, North of Mali.  Photo:  United Nations photo via Flickr, no changes (CC).

20 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 21, 2015

UN requests ICC probe of destruction of mausoleums in Mali: The United Nation’s cultural wing reported the destruction of precious mausoleums to the International Criminal Court (ICC). Irina Bokova, the organisation’s general director, told reporters… Read More ›

Photo: matsj via Flickr (CC).

13 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 13, 2015

Prosecution expert witness against Mladic says mass grave indicate ethnic cleansing: Polish demographer Ewa Tabeau, an expert witness in the trial of former Bosnia Serb army chief Ratko Mladic, has maintained this week that individuals… 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 ›

19 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 20, 2015

Closing arguments for STL contempt case of journalist and news company: The STL heard closing arguments over the 18 and 19 June 2015 in the tribunal’s first contempt proceeding. The charges are against Al-Jadeed TV… 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 ›

8 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 8, 2015

Kenya TC says decision on admissibility of statements from recanted witnesses by July: During a status conference held on Friday 5 June 2015 before Trial Chamber V (a), Presiding Judge Childe Eboe-Osuji said the court will… Read More ›