Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 08:41
In this week's review, news about the health of ECCC convict Duch, Bemba files Notice of Appeal on re-sentencing decision, Al-Hassan confirmation hearing postponed, Central African Republic Special Court’s first hearing and more:
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:53
By Lino Owor Ogora
Earlier this month, Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir defied his two outstanding arrest warrants from the International Criminal Court (ICC) and visited Uganda. This is the third time in three years that he has made this trip despite his fugitive status. The purpose of al-Bashir’s visit on this occasion was to help broker a...
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 07:25
In this week's review, news about amicus submissions on the Rohingya crimes jurisdiction question, submissions invited from Sudan and Bashir in Jordan’s Art 87(7) appeal, the Central African Republic Special Court, first person convicted by the Special Court of Sierra Leone serves out his sentence, the Oneissi witness summary, Ntaganda’s closing brief schedule and more
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 18:40
Ameerah Haq from Bangladesh is a passionate advocate of the changes needed to enable women to take part fully in peacekeeping and peace-making. At a special International Women's Day-themed Hague Talks on the role of women in peacekeeping she used her experience as UN Under-Secretary-General for the Department of Field Support between April 2012 and July 2014 to spoke plainly about what the UN’s must do to clean up its act.
Ms Haq’s talk is published here as part of our #MyJustice series. It's been edited for clarity.
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 20:49
At the thirtieth summit of the African Union (AU) last month, African states took a bold decision. They agreed to ask the United Nations General Assembly to seek an advisory opinion from the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the issue of head of state immunity. For years now, this has been an ongoing point of contention for many states in their relationship with the International Criminal Court (ICC). So what’s behind the AU’s decision and what does it tell us about the ICC and its relationship with African states?
Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 10:45
In this week's review, news about appealing the ICC’s decision on Jordan’s noncompliance, Ntaganda’s restricted communications, ECCC decision on Co-Prosecutor’s appeal on investigations on sexual violence, the Kosovo Tribunal’s Prosecutor leaving, Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) defence on lack of evidence, Fujimori to stand trial again, Kenyan AC ordering Bashir’s arrest and more
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
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 09:19
In this week's review, news about the appeal on the Im Chaem case at the ECCC, Mladic and ICTY medical care, Bashir’s travels, Libyan victims appealing to the ICC, the UN Human Rights Committee and North Korea and the ICC’s agreement on prison conditions
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 11:14
In this week's review, news about the Ntaganda and a ‘no case to answer’ motion at the ICC, Stanisic and Simatovic retrial testimony, ICC and Kazakhstan cooperation on Bashir, Burundi CAH and the ICC, an ICTR convict in US Court and more
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:05
Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) rule on Thursday whether South Africa had the obligation to arrest the president of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, during an official visit. What are the legal and political issues at stake?