Friday, December 15, 2017 - 18:49
By Janet Anderson
There will be a lot of celebration that it actually got through. “It’s down to the wire” tweeted Amanda Gharemani of the Canadian Centre for International Justice.
There’s already a lot of ‘historic’ and ‘momentous’. But the agreement to activate a fourth crime at the International Criminal Court (ICC) – that of aggression, in addition to genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes – is very limited. And those limitations reflect the current discussions and uncertainties about the ICC’s role that...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 12:54
If you were curious how many people begrudge Tony Blair his liberty for his part in the monumental failure of judgment regarding the Iraq invasion, you got your answer this week. His critics are legion, and they want the International Criminal Court (ICC) to hurry up already and put him away.
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 09:39
Every few weeks, another country agrees that it too will support the suggested amendment to the ICC’s Rome Statute regarding ‘aggression’. But for most of us, it’s not clear what effect that amendment will have, and what it really means.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 14:59
As 2014 draws to a close, Justice Hub presents highlights of the best cartoons we featured from Cartoon Movement.
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 13:51
Did the United States commit an act of aggression by dropping weapons into the Syrian border town of Kobane without the approval of the Security Council and the Syrian government?