Monday, October 8, 2018 - 12:02
Ten years ago, the book “The Men Who Killed Me” was published. It gave 17 of the survivors of sexual crimes during the genocide in Rwanda (16 women and one man) a stage upon which they could share their photos, harrowing experiences and narrative with the world. Now, in light of the upcoming 25th commemoration of the genocide in 2019, it is the survivors’ wish to put forth an updated edition of the book to show how their lives have unfolded in the past decade.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 05:18
What do perpetrators say to justify their role in genocides? Researcher and author Kjell Anderson has spent years researching the topic and he shares some illuminating insights in this piece.
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
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 13:13
By Stephanie van den Berg
The Srebrenica massacre always seems to boil down to numbers when it gets to court. I have sat through many hours of discussions about the actual number of victims, whether that number was large enough to constitute a genocide, the precise times to pinpoint who knew what and when at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and later in the genocide case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ).
Court cases are sometimes said to give victims a voice and I do believe they do in a...
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 17:51
In this week's review, news about the ICC summoning South Africa to appear, no revision of a genocide ruling at the ICJ, Sri Lanka’s domestic investigation, and more
Saturday, December 31, 2016 - 11:25
30 December 2016 – Weekly ICJ Media Review
In this week's review, news about extraditing Rwandan genocide suspects, a former Bosnian minister and police officers indicted for killings of Serb soldiers, and a former Syrian opposition fighter charged in Sweden.
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 11:52
Jason File is a prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). He's also an artist. He's currently exhibiting his works at an exhibition in The Hague.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 09:42
Has genocide really taken place during Islamic State's systematic attacks on Yazidis and other minorities in the Middle East?
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:28
Kjell Anderson is a researcher at the Transitional Justice Program, Netherlands Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies. "In some way justice represents an affirmation of the worth and dignity of human lives."
Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 11:15
This week's decision by the Hague-based International Court of Justice in the claims made by Croatia and Serbia on genocide during the 1990s has raised many questions. Justice Hub consulted expert Olivier Ribbelink, Senior Researcher at the TMC Asser Institute in The Hague, who has written on the ICJ's work and asked him to explain further what the decision meant.