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ICJ Media Review: Duterte orders police and soldiers not to cooperate with ICC Preliminary Examination

President Rodrigo Duterte
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 08:21

In this week's review, news about the ICC Appeals Chamber’s Bemba et al., appeals judgments on conviction and sentence, the Katanga and Al-Mahdi decision on appeal of the Reparation Orders, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon Trial Chamber’s decision on Oneissi’s Rule 167 application for acquittal, the ECCC’s decisions on the fitness of Samphan and Chea, UNHCHR’s last speech to the UNHR Council, and more

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How President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem could affect the International Criminal Court’s Preliminary Examination into the Situation in Palestine

President Donald J. Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel at the United Nations General Assembly (
Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 14:10

US attorney Haydee Dijkstal examines what effect America's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital will have on the International Criminal Court’s preliminary examination into the situation in Palestine.

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ICJ Media Review: Nobel Women call for ICC charges against Myanmar

Tawakkol Karman of Yemen, Mairead Maguire of Northern Ireland and Shirin Ebadi of Iran,
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 13:56

In this week's review, news about three ICC Appeals Chamber Judgments scheduled for 8 March (Bemba et al., Katanga and Al-Mahdi), Government of Comoros files second review application of ICC Prosecutor’s decision not to investigate, Ntaganda ends defence evidence, Uganda on its failure to arrest Bashir, Netherlands Parliament recognises Armenian genocide, and more

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ICJ Media Review: Duterte considers himself beyond ICC jurisdiction

Rodrigo Duterte - President of the Philippines
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 06:13

In this week's review, news about a trial brief for the Prosecution in Gbagbo, the Trust Fund for victims in the Habre case, Bensouda’s statement on child soldiers, inquiry into drug deaths in the Philippines and Duterte’s position on the ICC, Al-Wefalli’s release and the ICC Prosecution’s submission of more information regarding Afghanistan

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Former ICTY Judge : Victims in the Kenyan ICC cases got a raw deal

Judge Koffi Kumelio A. Afande,
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 07:37

Judge Koffi Kumelio A. Afande, who has served on both the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) has given a damning appraisal of the outcome of the Kenyan cases at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for the victims, particularly on reparations. It is rare to hear a judge of Afande’s stature speak so frankly of the shortcomings the international criminal justice system.

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ICJ Media Review: UN Secretary-General calls for Syria’s referral to ICC

United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres
Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 13:45

In this week's review, news about Haradin Bala, Bashir meeting Guterres, Ntaganda submissions on closing statements in DRC, Bensouda’s call for Al-Werfalli’s arrest, Ongwen submissions on fair trial violations, Jordan and Article 87(7), a Mali Commission of Inquiry and more

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ICJ Media Review: ICC Prosecution opens Preliminary Examination into Philippines and Venezuela

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Fatou Bensouda
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 08:04

In this week's review, news about the close of the prosecution case the Ayyash et al case at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, an ICC Preliminary Examination on the Philippines and Venezuela, the surrender of ICC suspect Al-Werfalli, Mladic submissions on mental capacity, the Pre-Trial Chamber’s request for more info on Afghanistan Situation, the African Union’s intention for an ICJ Advisory Opinion on head of state immunity, the legality of the Fujimori pardon at the IACHR, movement for an African Court on international crimes and more

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ICJ Media Review: Human rights organisation calls on Liberia's new President to investigate and prosecute civil war crimes

Liberian President George Weah
Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 14:12

In this week's review, news about Ongwen and fair trial violations allegations, witness testimony in the Stanisic and Simatovic retrial, final submissions in the Bemba appeal, Lubanga victims and reparations, Ntaganzwa’s lawyer, war crimes in Liberia and President Weah, and more

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ICJ Media Review: Israel joins Rwanda in demanding France acts on genocide suspects

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes President Kagame to Israel
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 18:45

In this week’s review, news about impunity in Colombia, Ongwen submissions on fair trial rights violations, provisional release for Stanisic, Kosovo Serb politician on WC trial killed, Karadzic request to participate in the appeal hearing, and more

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ICJ Media Review: ICC begins Appeals hearing in Bemba case

Jean-Pierre Bemba
Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 14:35

In this week's review, news about the Bemba appeals hearings, the IACHR opinion on gender equality, rumours of a ICC investigation into Israeli settlements, war crimes arrests in Germany and Bosnia, ECCC funding and more

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