Witnesses

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 ›

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 ›

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 ›