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Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al Werfalli.  Photo: akhbarlibya.net via Bing (CC).

14 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT – Bensouda renews call for Al-Werfalli arrest

September 14, 2017

ICC Prosecutor renews call for arrest of Libyan accused, Al-Werfalli: On 13 September, ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda renewed her call for the immediate arrest of Libyan national Mahmoud al-Werfalli. On 15 August, Pre-Trial Chamber I… Read More ›

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13 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC receives observations on reduction to Lubanga’s sentence and UK police to probe UAE torture

September 13, 2017

ICC to receive observations from DRC government on Art 110 reduction of Lubanga sentence: The Registry of the ICC has reported to the three appointed judges of the court’s Appeals Chambers that the government of… Read More ›

11 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – High Commissioner calls for investigation into Venezuela CAH, and Australia probing ADF actions in Afghanistan

11 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – High Commissioner calls for investigation into Venezuela CAH, and Australia probing ADF actions in Afghanistan

September 12, 2017

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights calls for probe into possible CAH by Venezuelan security forces: High Commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein stated that the UN OHCHR’s investigation suggests that Venezuelan security forces may have… Read More ›

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7 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – HRW calls torture in Egypt CAH and IACHR to assess Venezuela human rights

September 7, 2017

HRW says torture used against political opponents in Egypt; likely CAH: In a report issued on Wednesday, Human Rights Watch (HRW) accused Egyptian security forces of widespread torture of detainees, which the human rights group… Read More ›

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6 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC AC decides on right for ‘no case to answer’ motion, and testimony in S&S retrial

September 7, 2017

ICC AC upholds TC decision to deny Ntaganda right to file ‘no case to answer’: In the case of  The Prosecutor v. Bosco Ntaganda ongoing at the ICC, the Appeals Chamber has upheld Trial Chamber… Read More ›

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5 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN Inquiry recommends ICC action of CAH in Burundi, Sri Lanka supports ambassador accused of WCs, US rejects appeal of ICTR genocidaire convict, and research conducted on rape motives.

September 6, 2017

UN Commission of Inquiry finds CAH in Burundi; recommends ICC action: On 5 September 2016, the UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi said it had “reasonable grounds to believe that crimes against humanity have been… 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 ›

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1 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – calls for protection against CAH in Myanmar

September 2, 2017

International Rohingya groups call on protection against CAH in Myanmar: The European Rohingya Council and other international Rohingya bodies have asked the international community to invoke their ‘responsibility to protect’ over Rohingya in the Rakhine… Read More ›

Weekly video review

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

April 15, 2016 0 comments

In this week’s review, news about the ICC’s approval of domestic proceedings against Katanga, the ICTY prosecution to appeal Seselj judgment and Kenyan victims following the termination of the Ruto / Sang cases.

Friday Review – ICLMR & Justice Hub

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

April 22, 2016 0 comments

Weekly IJ News Review 22 April 2016 By: ICL Media Review In this week’s review, news about ICC requests for transfer of 3 Kenyans for contempt; Kenya and the Rome Statute, ECCC testimony in Case… Read More ›