Monday, September 17, 2018 - 11:52
In this week's review, news about the ICC hearings on the Jordan / Bashir Art 87(7) appeal, Bemba’s request concerning his Presidential bid after acquittal, the Association of Defence Counsel practicing before the International Courts and Tribunals (ADC-ICT) requests amicus submissions in Nzuwonemeye case, closing arguments in the Ayyash et al STL case, the Trump administration’s position on the ICC and more.
Monday, September 3, 2018 - 10:27
In this week's review, news about closing arguments in the Ntaganda trial, hearing scheduled for Jordan / Bashir appeal, resentencing in Bemba et al scheduled, the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) releases legal briefing note on genocide, UN Fact Finding Mission makes findings on Myanmar genocide, possible war crimes in Yemen and more.
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 22:49
In this week's review, news about Bashir’s travel and Djibouti’s ICC obligations, a UN Human Rights Commission report on war crimes in South Sudan, submissions on sentencing in Bemba et al., possible war crimes in Yemen prisons, Colombia’s visit to the ICC Prosecutor’s office and more:
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 11:37
In this week's review, news about a second arrest warrant for Al-Werfalli, the appeal of Cambodia tribunal co-prosecutor on Im Chaem case closure, the MICT’s decision on Simatovic’s request for confidential info, Ntaganda closing statements schedule, the ICC Prosecutor's submissions on sentencing in Bemba et al, contempt case and more
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 11:14
Jacques B. Mbokani, a law professor at the University of Goma, examines the Jean-Pierre Bemba appeals judgment: "Anyone who does not have a personal interest in this case and who expected clarification from the Bemba judgment on the definition of crimes against humanity and the conditions for command responsibility would find himself confused by the harsh division of the appeals judges, each side being so sure of itself that it blames the other for making “serious errors.”
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 07:52
In this week's review, news about the Gaddafi admissibility challenge, interim release of Bemba and victims’ reparations, Special Tribunal for Lebanon final brief and closing presentations schedule, Amicus Curiae in Rohingya jurisdiction question and Jordan Article 87(7) appeal, German arrest warrant for Syrian official and more.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 15:25
We speak to Peter Haynes QC, Jean-Pierre Bemba's lead lawyer at the ICC, hot on the heels of his client’s acquittal and interim release.
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 09:57
We lay out the reasons why the Appeals Chamber at the International Criminal Court (ICC) has overturned Jean-Pierre Bemba’s conviction for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 14:54
In this week's review, news about Palestine’s ICC referral and reactions, the ICC Appeals Chamber’s decision on amicus requests, Bashir’s travels, scheduling order for Bemba Appeals judgment, Guatemalan convictions for crimes against humanity, report on crimes by the Nigerian military, Charles Taylor’s representation and more
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 06:22
The International Criminal Court's list of who's been prosecuted in dominated by people from the Democratic Republic of Congo. But local human rights activists say that's not enough, and are pressurising the court to intervene again. In February, a team from the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) came to the ICC in The Hague. Paul Nsapu, President of the Congolese NGO League of Electors and on of the Secretary-Generals of the FIDH, was at the meeting. In this interview, Nsapu explains what local human rights activists expect from the ICC in response to continued human rights abuses.