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UN Tribunal clashes with Serbia over witness intimidation

ICTY
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 09:10

The UN-backed Yugoslav war crimes tribunal has tried hard to protect witnesses and has prosecuted several people for intimidation, but its latest attempt has provoked a bitter dispute with Serbia.

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ICL Media Review Week 38

ICL/JH Weekly review
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 15:12

In this week's review, news about Ntaganda’s hunger strike, delivery of the Bemba contempt judgment, ICC decisions in the Ntaganda case, Mexico and the IACHR, decision in Ongwen case on witness preparation and ICC’s decision on Kenya’s non-cooperation.

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Witnesses are the ICC's Achilles heel

New court room at the International Criminal Court
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 11:55

Without the testimony of witnesses, trials at the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the tribunals could not take place. However, the essential role of witnesses makes the courts dependent and vulnerable. JusticeHub looks at the phenomenon of witness interference which has been plaguing the global justice system.

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The Kosovo Specialist Chambers works to get off the ground

President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 15:54

In The Hague, a new court for the prosecution of international crimes has been established and is currently working to become operational. The Kosovo Specialist Chambers were created by the parliament of Kosovo to try grave crimes committed between 1998 and 2000. This week, the registrar and the prosecutor for the first time spoke about their plans for the future.

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ICL Media Review - Week 37

ICL/JH Weekly review
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:48

In this week's review, news about the Ntaganda’s hunger strike, ECCC testimony on forced marriage, Mladic’s motion on ICTY bias and closing arguments, Serbia’s cooperation with the ICTY, and more.

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ICL Media Review - Week 36

ICL/JH Weekly review
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:51

In this week's review, news about the ICC decisions on Bemba's finances, Ongwen pre-trial briefs and an order for disclosure, victim participation in Bemba appeal, Kosovo Tribunal prosecutor’s appointment, ICC delegation’s visit to Israel and more.

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The al-Mahdi case and thematic prosecution

ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 13:40

The nature of crimes as a guiding factor in determining the gravity of a case, potential or real, is based on a doctrine, known as ‘thematic prosecution’. Thematic prosecution orients cases based on the criminal themes. In other words, a case is selected on the strength of the charge(s) it includes.

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Peace, justice and security: 148 not just a number

Workers mounting a plaque in memory of the victims of last year's terrorist attack that killed 148 people at the campus of Garissa University.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 10:52

This personal blog is the second runner up in the peace, justice and security blog competition. The Kenyan author describes what happened when the al-Shabaab movement attacked his university last year, killing 148 people, and the impact that has had on his life.

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Peace, justice and security: Visit to a refugee camp in Greece

	A girl walks in a refugee camp in Diavata, a suburb of Thessaloniki, northern Greece.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 10:02

This blog is the first runner up in the peace, justice and security blog competition. The author describes her visit to a refugee camp in Greece and the memories it sparked off about her childhood in Palestine.

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Peace, justice and security - three words not well known in my country

Winning entry in the Peace, Justice and Security blog competition by Justice Hub
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 11:21

This personal blog is the winning entry in the blog competition. The author describes his experiences during the war in the former Yugoslavia, during which his father grandfather and uncle died. The rest of his family were forced out of their home.

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Almir Muhamedbegović

Poštovani i dragi Mirza, od sveg srca ti čestitam za pobjednički blog. Pisao si iz srca, o stvarima koje su ti izmjenile tok života, ali života u kome si ti pobjednik. Želim ti puno sreće.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 14:20
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Djuro Živković

Poštovani Mirza, odličan tekst. Puno čestitki na postignutom uspehu. Veliki pozdrav.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 13:19
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